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Forum: Fish 07-22-2015, 02:19 PM
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Posted By Grah the great
Get ready to start feeding them BBS or microworms...

Get ready to start feeding them BBS or microworms in the next few days...the reason they have lasted so long is probably because of the amount of infusoria moss contains.
Forum: Ponds 07-18-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 218
Posted By Grah the great
Anacharis is a common pond plant any way...just...

Anacharis is a common pond plant any way...just don't let it get loose. Unsure how much it would affect the algae issue.
Forum: Ponds 07-15-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By Grah the great
Container pond temperatures

Well...what can I expect? Will a 20 gallon, partially buried container pond's temperature fluctuate quickly between day and night, or will it hover near the average daily temperature? Just need to...
Forum: Ponds 07-15-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By Grah the great
This is for next year...it would be too late now....

This is for next year...it would be too late now. The pot is also about 20 inches deep, so depth will not be an issue. I am shooting for a hardy lily so that I can keep it outside about half of the...
Forum: Ponds 07-14-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By Grah the great
Water lily for a container pond?

Well...any water lilies that would work for a 24 inch diameter round pot? I want to have a small container pond outdoors, and I think this is the only way I could pull this off with my parent's...
Forum: Fish 07-14-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By Grah the great
'Rhinogobius Wui' is an invalid name used for...

'Rhinogobius Wui' is an invalid name used for several Rhinogobius species in the hobby, but none of those species even encounter brackish water in the wild, much less need it to breed...don't put the...
Forum: Fish 07-12-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,852
Posted By Grah the great
My aphyosemion striatum 'lambarene' killifishes!...

My aphyosemion striatum 'lambarene' killifishes! They would be even better if I could only get them to spawn :(
Forum: Fish 07-12-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
Don't know, but in view of the TDS (which is...

Don't know, but in view of the TDS (which is either about 120 or 170 according to my TDS meter...most readings tend towards the former, so I am hoping the 170 figure is a fluke), I doubt it's high...
Forum: Fish 07-11-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
Would my water fall under 'radically wrong water...

Would my water fall under 'radically wrong water conditions'?
Forum: Fish 07-11-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
...there was an outbreak of columnaris when I...

...there was an outbreak of columnaris when I first bought my fish that killed a male striatum, so I used melafix and semi-daily water changes to combat it to save the other three. Might that have...
Forum: Fish 07-11-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
Water has a ph of around 7.6 and TDS that may be...

Water has a ph of around 7.6 and TDS that may be about 170 (my TDS meter has given either that value or around 120). Some of my attempts have been over bare bottom tanks. I guess I'll condition the...
Forum: Fish 07-11-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
Not even frozen food? The only live food I can...

Not even frozen food? The only live food I can feed them is BBS. Several times I tried separating the female for a few days and feeding BBS, frozen foods, and flake before adding the male, but still...
Forum: Fish 07-10-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
By now I imagine that they are at least a year...

By now I imagine that they are at least a year and six months old, as the male was in full color when they arrived. I don't think the extra female was/is the problem because many of my attempts have...
Forum: Fish 07-10-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By Grah the great
Sorry if it sounds like I'm generalizing...there...

Sorry if it sounds like I'm generalizing...there are good community killies (most Epiplatys, for instance). Just meant to be giving a warning that not all killifish play nice in communities.
Forum: Fish 07-10-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 343
Posted By Grah the great
Is it possible to have a sterile killifish trio?

Well...is it? All my efforts to breed my trio of Aphyosemion striatum 'lambarene' have failed in the year I have owned them...spawning mops, moving the fish around, breeding them in a densely planted...
Forum: Fish 07-09-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By Grah the great
Many killifish are unexpectedly aggressive, as I...

Many killifish are unexpectedly aggressive, as I learned when I tried to keep my Aphyosemion striatum trio in a 29 community...end result; every other fish in the tank (except 2 platies, oddly) had...
Forum: Fish 07-08-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By Grah the great
Epiplatys annulatus and Aphyosemion australe...

Epiplatys annulatus and Aphyosemion australe reportedly do well in communities. I asked a seller of R. xiphidus whether they would also do well in communities, and he said no...he also stated that...
Forum: Fish 07-05-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 618
Posted By Grah the great
A hyper colorful unheated tank, perhaps about 8...

A hyper colorful unheated tank, perhaps about 8 feet long, with a large group of rainbow shiners, a group of Macropodus ocellatus, another group of Apistogramma Borelli (yes, there are apistos that...
Forum: DIY 07-03-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 278
Posted By Grah the great
Filtering rain water

Well...is there any way to do this without resorting to an RO unit? I would love to get rain water off of the roof because there would be far more water concentrated over a small area during a storm...
Forum: Fish 06-21-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 956
Posted By Grah the great
Rivulus Xiphidus...:) Oh, and ginger ale...

Rivulus Xiphidus...:) Oh, and ginger ale livebearers (priapichthys nigroventralis). Both of these species - especially the latter - are both extremely pretty and notoriously difficult, the latter in...
Forum: Fish 06-21-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 385
Posted By Grah the great
I've heard you can (if not forbidden legally)...

I've heard you can (if not forbidden legally) keep sticklebacks in aquariums, but they are quite aggressive. Otherwise, my research suggests that they are not particularly challenging aquarium...
Forum: Fish 06-20-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 401
Posted By Grah the great
How did the tank mates (and any plants in the...

How did the tank mates (and any plants in the tank) take the reportedly mandatory salt?
Forum: Fish 06-20-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 401
Posted By Grah the great
Killifish suitable for communities?

Any suggestions for a killifish that will do well in a community with fish as small as white cloud minnows? I have already learned the hard way that Aphyosemion striatum is not suitable...shredded...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-17-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By Grah the great
I worried for a moment that you were trying to...

I worried for a moment that you were trying to keep them together, but now that I know otherwise...good work!
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-16-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 273
Posted By Grah the great
Interestingly, several people I have read about...

Interestingly, several people I have read about online (Caudata.org has a good thread on this) has found that putting hay or guinea pig food in a daphnia culture (I am assuming this also applies to...
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