Killifish
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

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 volcanum, 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 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