Current Scientific Name:
Aphyosemion volcanum
Described: Radda & Wildekamp, 1977
Common name(s):

Breeding Aphyosemion volcanum

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Aphyosemion volcanum breeding reports

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How to keep and breed Aphyosemion volcanum

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Average success

Breeding Report: Aphyosemion volcanum
Water conditions: Neutral
Spawning Method: Other (see below)
Sex ratio: Somewhat male heavy
Breeding difficulty: Very easy
Success: Average
Other Comments: this fish is easy to keep I keep them in a 75 gallon tanganyikan cichlid community tank with lots of plants and weeds ph at about 7.4
Breeder: rob (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 22nd November 2005

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