RE: NANFA-L-- tofu for herbivorous fishes?

Irate Mormon (
Tue, 7 Mar 2006 17:06:31 -0600

Jan, C'mon! I could have TOLD you it was gonna die!

I wonder if any fishes eat tofu in the wild ;-)

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Of Hoover, Jan J ERDC-EL-MS
Sent: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 4:57 PM
Subject: NANFA-L-- tofu for herbivorous fishes?

For those who keep herbivorous/omnivorous fishes:

I recently had a large sailfin catfish (Pterygoplichthys) die and
wondered if
it could have been due to a nutritional deficiency. The fish would
occasionally eat algae wafers and pelleted food, but its principal foods
choice) were yellow squash and zucchini. Two friends (one a
the other a health food enthusiast) suggested tofu
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