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Austrolebias nigripinnis

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Austrolebias nigripinnis maschwitz

Austrolebias nigripinnis maschwitz

Current Scientific Name: Austrolebias nigripinnis
Known Strains:
Arroyo tajamar
Carmelo
Dique Luján, Camino de la vía muerta
Ibicuisito
Las Virolas
MSL 91-2
Nancay
punta lara and molino brazo largo
Sagastome

Austrolebias nigripinnis MSL 91-2

Austrolebias nigripinnis MSL 91-2

Breeding
Have you had any experience breeding this species? Why not fill in a species questionaire. 16 other fishkeepers sucessfully bred this species and left a reports, their results are sumarised below

Method:
Peat (or similar) spawning substrate (100%)

Water Conditions:
Moderately soft and acidic (44%)
Neutral (38%)
Moderately hard and alkaline (19%)

Temperature:
16-19C (13%)
20-23C (75%)
24-27C (13%)

Read the full breeding report(s) for Austrolebias nigripinnis

Austrolebias nigripinnis MSL 91-2

Austrolebias nigripinnis MSL 91-2

Austrolebias species can tolerate much lower temperatures than many other annual killifish, in fact higher temperatures (above 25 degrees C) should be avoided. The eggs should also be incubated at a lower temperature. In their natural habitat temperatures can reach as low as 5 degrees centigrade

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Austrolebias nigripinnis MSL 91-2 female

Austrolebias nigripinnis MSL 91-2 female

Austrolebias nigripinnis Dique Luján, Camino de la vía muerta

Austrolebias nigripinnis Dique Luján, Camino de la vía muerta

Austrolebias nigripinnis male

Austrolebias nigripinnis male

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