Killifish
Current Scientific Name:
Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni
Described: (Ahl), 1928
Common name(s):

Breeding Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni

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Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni breeding reports

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How to keep and breed Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni

This database consists of breeding reports provided by the world killifish community, along with some statistical analysis. Results provided by successful keepers are aggregated in the bar charts below, with more detailed reports below that. Like any block of data, the larger the more significant. Please contribute a report of your attempt to breed Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni, even if you have had a negative results. You may, of course, file more than one report, particularly if you change some condition, and had a different result.

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Average success

Breeding Report: Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 20-23oC
Spawning Method: Spawning Mops
Breeding problems: Poor egg production
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Difficult
Success: Average
Other Comments: The eggs are very soft therefore the mop can NOT be sqeezed to remove excess water or you will crush the eggs. They breed when the temperature is close to 20 degrees and fed live food.
Breeder: S. Rabke, Texas (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 9th September 2007

Unsuccessful

Breeding Report: Aphyosemion pascheni pascheni
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 20-23oC
Spawning Method: Spawning Mops
Breeding problems: Poor egg production
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Difficult
Success: Fairly unsuccessful
Other Comments: The eggs are very soft therefore the mop can NOT be sqeezed to remove excess water or you will crush the eggs. They breed when the temperature is close to 20 degrees and fed live food.
Breeder: Stephen Rabke (3 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 9th September 2007