Aplocheilicthys spilauchen male
Aplocheilicthys spilauchen male
Aplocheilicthys spilauchen female
Aplocheilicthys spilauchen female
Current Scientific Name:
Aplocheilicthys spilauchen
Described: (Dum?ril), 1861
Common name(s):

Breeding Aplocheilicthys spilauchen

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Aplocheilicthys spilauchen breeding reports

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How to keep and breed Aplocheilicthys spilauchen

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Breeding Report: Aplocheilicthys spilauchen
Water conditions: Moderately hard and alkaline, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Long term (fry appear with adults)
Breeding problems: Poor fry survival rate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Average
Success: Fairly unsuccessful
Other Comments: I Kept mine in a comunity tank for a few weeks with mollies and swords and added a bit of sea salt to the tank. they did well with the other fish active swimmers.
Breeder: (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 28th April 2007

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