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Forum: Fish 10-16-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,677
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Apistogramma agassizi. They're awsome! I bred...

Apistogramma agassizi. They're awsome! I bred them in a 10 gallon with a substrate of oak leaves. They're not picky eaters - flake is eagerly accepted, but they need soft water to breed.
Forum: Fish 10-14-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Yep, those are definitely the gold form of...

Yep, those are definitely the gold form of Trichogaster chuna. The ones in the photo appear to be males. They don't get the orange body & deep blue head of wild type chuna, but they're still a great...
Forum: Fish 10-09-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 776
Posted By Mr. Limpet
I read about the landlocked populations too, so...

I read about the landlocked populations too, so they're not strictly amphidromous like Stiphodon species. Has anyone ever thrown some into a pond & let nature take it's course? The fry may find...
Forum: Fish 09-25-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 529
Posted By Mr. Limpet
I've been keeping Fundulopanchax scheeli &...

I've been keeping Fundulopanchax scheeli & Epiplatys dageti monroviae in a 10g for several months & they get along fine. Many fry avoid being eaten & grow to maturity alongside the adults. There's a...
Forum: Fish 09-18-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 162
Posted By Mr. Limpet
It's a typical male P. pulcher. Some males have...

It's a typical male P. pulcher. Some males have spots on their caudal fins, some don't. Most P. taeniatus males have spots on their tails, except for the Lobe & Bandewouri morphs. Photo is of a...
Forum: Fish 09-13-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Good luck trying to remove it from a densely...

Good luck trying to remove it from a densely planted tank without utterly destroying the aquascaping!
Forum: Fish 09-10-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 158
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Beckford 's pencils are the most readily...

Beckford 's pencils are the most readily available, the most inexpensive & the most resilient; they make great tank mates for dwarf cichlids.

I've bred curviceps in a community tank many times &...
Forum: Fish 08-28-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By Mr. Limpet
They both look like females, so they probably...

They both look like females, so they probably won't kill each other.
Forum: Fish 08-27-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 8,005
Posted By Mr. Limpet
I used to lose many anabantoid fry once they...

I used to lose many anabantoid fry once they became large enough to take BBS. After growing steadily they suddenly became very thin & started dying like flies. After I switched to microworms instead...
Forum: Fish 07-31-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Enjoy their fearlessness. My male F. scheeli...

Enjoy their fearlessness. My male F. scheeli disappears into the Java moss whenever I approach the tank. The female , however is more outgoing - she even eats flakes from the surface.
Forum: Fish 07-31-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 548
Posted By Mr. Limpet
I concur. Almost every LFS in NYC labels...

I concur. Almost every LFS in NYC labels Apistogramma sp. Steel Blue as A. agassizii, although Pacific once had A. agassizii labeled as A. agassizii.
Forum: Fish 07-28-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 394
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Laetacara curviceps, dorsigera & araguaiae are...

Laetacara curviceps, dorsigera & araguaiae are open spawners like rams, & like rams both parents care for eggs & fry.
Forum: Fish 07-26-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 378
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Pelvicachromis taeniatus males max out at around...

Pelvicachromis taeniatus males max out at around 3", an inch shorter than P. pulcher, & most morphs are stunning. I had no problems breeding the Loukundje form in my super soft NYC tapwater, but the...
Forum: Fish 07-20-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 469
Posted By Mr. Limpet
What species of killie?

What species of killie?
Forum: Fish 07-03-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 303
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Blancmange.

Blancmange.
Forum: Fish 07-03-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Store bought dwarf gouramis are usually infected...

Store bought dwarf gouramis are usually infected with dwarf gourami iridovirus & tend to die horrible drawn-out deaths. Honey gouramis, on the other hand, are perfect for smaller tanks & aren't prone...
Forum: Fish 06-24-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 480
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Wink Put the lime in it.

Put the lime in it.
Forum: Fish 06-20-2014, 12:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By Mr. Limpet
I've kept & bred Badis badis in a 5.5; a 16g is...

I've kept & bred Badis badis in a 5.5; a 16g is more than roomy enough. And yes, I mean the blue badis, not the tiny scarlet gem.
Forum: Fish 06-11-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 358
Posted By Mr. Limpet
I once kept & bred Nannacara anomala & Laetacara...

I once kept & bred Nannacara anomala & Laetacara curviceps together in a 30g community tank. There wasn't any conflict because the Laetacara are open spawners & the Nannacara are (usually) cave...
Forum: Fish 06-09-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Wild caught or wild type? I've kept captive bred...

Wild caught or wild type? I've kept captive bred Betta unimaculata & B. smargdina & both species took standard foods i.e. flake, pellets, frozen brine & live blackworms.
Forum: Fish 06-07-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Girardinus metallicus is a great little wild-type...

Girardinus metallicus is a great little wild-type livebearer, & if you load up the tank with Java moss & floating watersprite quite a few young will manage to grow up alongside their parents. In a...
Forum: Fish 06-06-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Soft & acidic or hard and alkaline?

Soft & acidic or hard and alkaline?
Forum: Fish 05-29-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Bred E. lucanusi & P. taeniatus Lokundje in NYC...

Bred E. lucanusi & P. taeniatus Lokundje in NYC tapwater, which is very soft. My pair of taeniatus Dehane, however, have been constantly courting for months but so far no fry. I also have a male...
Forum: Fish 05-28-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By Mr. Limpet
The Moliwe form of Pelvicachromis taeniatus can...

The Moliwe form of Pelvicachromis taeniatus can be kept & bred in harder & more alkaline water than other morphs. Enigamtochromis lucanusi can be kept at a pH of 7.0 but needs soft water to breed. If...
Forum: Fish 05-25-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 823
Posted By Mr. Limpet
Looks like a very stressed Nannacara anomala.

Looks like a very stressed Nannacara anomala.
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