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05-20-2014 05:39 AM
Kehy
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Originally Posted by Soothing Shrimp View Post
have pics of the yellow blues?
I may have been mistaken, I looked for yellows today, but all I could find were blues with yellow tints. I'm guessing all those will fade to pure blue instead of the blue-yellow mix, but it's still odd that there are some that started pure blue, some that were red and turned blue, and some that are the yellow-blue that will become blue.
05-19-2014 11:19 PM
shrimpo
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Originally Posted by ren View Post
Strange question how doesthe yellow come about in a YBRR? Is it just super faded red that some how dispersed throughout the shell making it look yellow? I actually have a 2 or 3 of them. Does anyone have like a dirty YBRR with a tinge of blue?
The ones I got doesn't look like faded red, the male has clear shell and slightly yellow flesh.
Could you post some pictures of the ones you got?
05-19-2014 10:45 PM
ren Strange question how doesthe yellow come about in a YBRR? Is it just super faded red that some how dispersed throughout the shell making it look yellow? I actually have a 2 or 3 of them. Does anyone have like a dirty YBRR with a tinge of blue?
05-19-2014 01:30 PM
Soothing Shrimp have pics of the yellow blues?
05-19-2014 08:12 AM
Kehy Looking at some shrimplets in my fiance's tank (really a cull tank, LOL), and I noticed I had the standard RRs, BBRRs, BRs, and a couple yellows and yellow blues (yellow shell, blue flesh). Oh, and some clear-whites that look perfectly healthy. Looks like momma got busy, LOL. I actually thought I'd pretty much lost out on the blue shrimp, but looks like I've been thrown a bone.

I just can't decide which colors to use. Obviously the BBRRs are keepers, but what about the others? There are only 1-2 females that the babies could have come from, both RRs, and all except 1 male are RRs. All my shrimp are from RR/BR/BV mixes, so attempting to sort out genetics would be...fun.
05-19-2014 02:12 AM
shrimpo Update:
The YBRR is berried again, she was paired with a Rili that has clear/bluish mid section as suggested by Soothing.
The F1 are all red at this moment with Rili patterns on most of them, as they grow a little more I will post another pictures, not sure if they are going to stay red.
Below are some pictures of F1, their father (yellowish) and the one that she got paired with.
05-03-2014 10:25 AM
serenityfate Hi, anyone got any spare blue rillis they can share so I can try this experiment, I'll pay for shipping.. Pm me thank you!!
04-11-2014 03:28 PM
Soothing Shrimp Crossed fingers as well!
04-11-2014 01:07 AM
mosspearl :::watching the little shrimplet grow:::

Congrats on the new babies!
04-11-2014 12:20 AM
shrimpo I got shrimplets today from the YBRR shrimp, it looks like they already showing the rili pattern but it is too early to tell.
This picture is showing one of them to give you an idea.
04-04-2014 07:05 PM
Soothing Shrimp Nope. Still working on it, but progress is slow. I did fire red x blue rili x rr crossings and have continually been selecting best BBRR x fire red.

Usually cherry shrimp follow mom's color genetics, but go ahead and try it and report back.
04-04-2014 06:24 PM
0live I'm hoping to start on my BBRR endeavor.. but Navigating this thread for what everyone has tried is difficult.

I think I remember Blue Velvet + Red Rilli being discussed.. but I don't know if gender matters for color phenotype. Any input? Has everyone just scrapped this?
03-31-2014 07:37 PM
Soothing Shrimp Lol
03-31-2014 06:20 PM
mosspearl I bow to your better shrimping skills, Soothing.
03-31-2014 01:10 PM
Soothing Shrimp Step back gal, I'm first in line!
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