Killifish
Aplocheilus blockii Kovalam
Aplocheilus blockii Kovalam
Aplocheilus blockii Kovalam
Aplocheilus blockii Kovalam
Current Scientific Name:
Aplocheilus blockii
Described: (Arnold), 1911
Common name(s):
Some Recorded Strains:
Kovalam

Breeding Aplocheilus blockii

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Aplocheilus for sale

10 (ten) x Aplocheilus blockii 'Cochin' (Rare Asian Killifish)

GLASGOW, GLASGOW (CITY OF), G53, UNITED KINGDOM

$73.51


Offering a pair Offering 10 (ten) x rare Aplocheilus blockii 'Cochin' (Kerala, India). The image used above is for illustration purposes only. The fishes are approx 2 - 3 cm in size. The fishes are sold as juveniles and have not yet reached their full size and colour potential. This lot is based on a preorder basis. It may take up to 15 working days before this order is shipped. We combine postage if you order more fishes or other goods from us. In case if for whatever reason we can't get the ... more

10 (ten) x Aplocheilus lineatus «Gold» (Stunning Killifish)

GLASGOW, GLASGOW (CITY OF), G53, UNITED KINGDOM

$42.88


Austrolebias affinis - Eggs Offering 10 (ten) x Aplocheilus lineatus «Gold» (approx 4 - 5 cm) - approx 3 5 cm. The image used above is for illustration purposes only. The fishes are sold as youngsters and have not yet reached their full size and colour potential. We combine the shipping cost if you order more fish. This lot is based on a preorder basis. It may take up to 15 working days before this order is shipped. We combine postage if you order more fishes or other goods from us. In case ... more

Aplocheilus blockii breeding reports

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How to keep and breed Aplocheilus blockii

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 Aplocheilus blockii, 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: Aplocheilus blockii
Location code: Kovalam
Water conditions: Moderately hard and alkaline, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Spawning Mops
Breeding problems: Poor egg production
Sex ratio: Somewhat female heavy
Breeding difficulty: Easy
Success: Average
Other Comments: It's important to to breed them qiute often, because there lifetime is quite short. Only about 8-11 mounths
Breeder: Jesper Thorup, Aarhus Denmark, SKS 13 (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 8th January 2004