Killifish
Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Fundulopanchax marmoratus female
Fundulopanchax marmoratus female
Current Scientific Name:
Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Described: (Radda), 1973
Common name(s):
Distribution: Cameroon
Some Recorded Strains:
Mbonge
Mundemba GS88-1

Breeding Fundulopanchax marmoratus

Have you had any experience breeding this species? Why not fill in a species questionaire
1 other fishkeeper has successfully bred this species and left a report, results are sumarised below

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

Water Conditions:
Neutral (100%)

Temperature:
20-23°C (100%)

Read the full breeding report(s) for Fundulopanchax marmoratus



Fundulopanchax marmoratus Mbonge - pair
Fundulopanchax marmoratus Mbonge - pair
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Fundulopanchax for sale

5 (five) x Pairs of Fundulopanchax marmoratus 'Mbonge' (Killifish)

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

$76.01


Offering a pair Offering 5 males and 5 females of amazing Fundulopanchax marmoratus 'Mbonge' (Southwest Region, Cameroon) - approx 3 - 4 cm. The image used above is for illustration purposes only. If there are any questions you have then please get in touch before you place an order. Thanks for looking!... more

Two pair of Fundulopanchax gardneri gold killifish. Actual fish, not eggs!

NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OHIO, 44039, USA

$70.00


Two pair of Gold Fp killifish 5”. This is a pair of full size Adults, breeding size and spawning. Picture is a stock photo. Actual fish closely resemble photo. LIVE arrival guaranteeDOA policy - Package must be opened within an hour of arrival as evidenced by USPS tracking, Picture of dead fish in unopened bag and description of box damage or bag damage (if any). Replacement will be prompt if I have replacements otherwise prompt refund of the price of the fish. I don't refund shipping.I ship ... more

3 (three) x Pairs of Fundulopanchax marmoratus 'Mbonge' (Killifish)

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

$44.34


Offering a pair Offering 3 males and 3 females of amazing Fundulopanchax marmoratus 'Mbonge' (Southwest Region, Cameroon) - approx 3 - 4 cm. If there are any questions you have then please get in touch before you place an order. Thanks for looking!... more

Fundulopanchax marmoratus breeding reports

Each record reproduced here represents one instance of breeding this species. Have you kept and bred Fundulopanchax marmoratus? Why not add a breeding report? If you had different results, or used different methods, please share your experiences

How to keep and breed Fundulopanchax marmoratus

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 Fundulopanchax marmoratus, 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.

breeders have filled in breeding reports, a summary of the results are shown in the graphs below.

Would Fundulopanchax marmoratus be a good addition to a community tank?

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  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 Fundulopanchax marmoratus?

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  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?

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  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?

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  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 Fundulopanchax marmoratus?

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

In general, how difficult is Fundulopanchax marmoratus to keep and breed?

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

How successful have you been at breeding Fundulopanchax marmoratus?

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

Very successful / fairly successful

Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Water conditions: Neutral, 20-23oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Somewhat female heavy
Breeding difficulty: Easy
Success: Fairly successful
Breeder: (2 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 7th December 2006

Average success

Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 24-27oC
Breeding difficulty: Very easy
Success: Average
Other Comments: je voudrais connaitre les paramètres de l'eau et la température idéal pour ce poisson ,la reproduction est elle mailleur avec des mops ou sur tourbe?,la nouriture la plus adapté, enfin la méthode la plus efficace pour maintenir ce poisson, et pour un frai obtimum ,faut il un couple ou un trio. en vous remerciant de vos réponses, je vous prie d'accepter toutes mes salutations .
Breeder: MENOT, 74440 MIEUSSY (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 2nd August 2009

Unsuccessful

Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 20-23oC
Spawning Method: Spawning Mops
Breeding problems: Poor egg production
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Very difficult
Success: Very unsuccessful
Breeder:
Date this record created: 8th October 2003
Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax marmoratus
Water conditions: Neutral, 20-23oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Very easy
Success: Very unsuccessful
Breeder: (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 5th February 2005

Fundulopanchax for sale

Pair of Fundulopanchax litoriseboris «Abidjan» (Rare Killifish)

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

$38.01


Offering a pair Offering a pair (male and female) of rare Fundulopanchax litoriseboris «Abidjan» (Republic of Côte d'Ivoire) - approx 2 - 4 cm. The images used above are for illustration purposes only. If there are any questions you have then please get in touch before you place an order. Thanks for looking!... more

20 Eggs of Fundulopanchax deltaensis «Patani CIIR 2018» (Rare Killifish)

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

$31.67


Offering 20 eggs of rare Fundulopanchax deltaensis «Patani CIIR 2018» (Nigeria). DISCLAIMER: The storage conditions and package handling during transportation are out of our control. We can't be responsible if something went wrong (customs issues, dead eggs on arrival, dissolved eggs, problems with hatching, belly sliders, hatch rate, sex ratio etc.). No refunds will be sent in case of such problems. By winning this auction the winner completely agrees with our disclaimer. If there are any ... more