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Old 09-06-2013, 03:40 AM   #1
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any local killi fish breeders?


i am looking for a few types of killifish to try my hand breeding any one local keep killi fish they would trade/sell?
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Old 09-06-2013, 03:54 AM   #2
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Ohh... I'd love to have some.
Most of the species are quite cheap on Aquabid. $12-$15.
But a local source would be great. Except epiplatys annulatus I havent kept anything else.
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Old 09-06-2013, 04:25 AM   #3
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The fall auction is coming up, I bet if you find any Killie fish at the auction you can ask around a bit and find out who breeds them. I have seed them there in the past. That is how I found Larry Brown, who has a ton of very nice rainbow species that are hard to find.
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Old 09-06-2013, 04:36 AM   #4
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so far i have Bright Yellow Gardneri Killi and Fundulopanchax garnderi gardneri
looking to expand as i really like these 2
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Old 09-06-2013, 05:08 AM   #5
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so far i have Bright Yellow Gardneri Killi and Fundulopanchax garnderi gardneri
looking to expand as i really like these 2
Awesome..
I'd love to take a few photos of them.
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Old 09-06-2013, 05:25 AM   #6
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bring me some trimmings and ill let you ;p
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Haha.. Anything for a few photos
BTW where are you in CO?
I hope not so far from FoCo
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lol , sadly im in denver not really worth the jog
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Old 09-06-2013, 05:52 AM   #9
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What a pretty fish. Did you get it off Aquabid?
If I'd come to Denver sometime, I'll definitely ping you
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I had gotten a small group from DTC as he was nice enough to share lol ive gotten one fry from mine so far
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Let me know if you will have any babies to share in future
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Old 09-06-2013, 11:10 AM   #13
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There is a small killi fish club in Colorado. Edd Kray is one person you might track down. Neptunes sometimes has a few pairs. CAS had a talk on Killifish in June. Lots of killi fish in Colorado. Always some at the auctions.
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I was wondering this myself since that's what I want for my 29g, I'm probably gonna get them shipped anyways, but I would much rather deal locally.



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Old 09-12-2013, 10:04 PM   #15
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im thinking ill buy some eggs ., any one interested in buying some killies after i hatch them and grow them out? i only want a trio , past that ill be over crowded
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