Current Scientific Name:
Campellolebias chrysolineatus
Described: Costa, Lacerda, & Brasil, 1989
Common name(s):

Breeding Campellolebias chrysolineatus

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1 other fishkeeper has successfully bred this species and left a report, results are sumarised below

Peat (or similar) spawning substrate (100%)

Water Conditions:
Moderately soft and acidic (100%)

24-27°C (100%)

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Campellolebias chrysolineatus breeding reports

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How to keep and breed Campellolebias chrysolineatus

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 Campellolebias chrysolineatus, 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.

breeder has filled in a breeding report, a summary of which is shown in the graphs below.

Would Campellolebias chrysolineatus be a good addition to a community tank?

  1. Never
  2. Doubtful, only with VERY calm fish
  3. Only with species of similar size
  4. Yes, a good community fish

How would you describe the disposition of Campellolebias chrysolineatus?

  1. Very timid
  2. Slightly timid
  3. Neutral
  4. Somewhat aggressive on occasions
  5. Very aggressive

In which water conditions do you keep these fish?

  1. Very soft and acidic
  2. Moderately soft and acidic
  3. Neutral
  4. Moderately hard and alkaline
  5. Very hard and alkaline

At what average temperature?

  1. 10-15°C
  2. 16-19°C
  3. 20-23°C
  4. 24-27°C
  5. 28°C+

How would you describe sex ratios when breeding Campellolebias chrysolineatus?

  1. Almost all males
  2. Somewhat male heavy
  3. Roughly equal
  4. Somewhat female heavy
  5. Almost all females

In general, how difficult is Campellolebias chrysolineatus to keep and breed?

  1. Very easy
  2. Easy
  3. Average
  4. Difficult
  5. Very difficult

How successful have you been at breeding Campellolebias chrysolineatus?

  1. Very unsuccessful
  2. Fairly unsuccessful
  3. Average
  4. Fairly successful
  5. Very successful

Very successful / fairly successful

Breeding Report: Campellolebias chrysolineatus
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Somewhat male heavy
Breeding difficulty: Difficult
Success: Fairly successful
Other Comments: Only live food,very shy,don't like bright light.
Breeder: h.Gonin, Paris France (8 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 26th February 2006

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