Killifish
Fundulopanchax walkeri
Fundulopanchax walkeri
Fundulopanchax walkeri orange
Fundulopanchax walkeri orange
Fundulopanchax walkeri orange. Male
Fundulopanchax walkeri orange. Male
Current Scientific Name:
Fundulopanchax walkeri
Common name(s):
Some Recorded Strains:
Abidjan
kutunse
Orange
Breeding
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2 other fishkeepers have successfully bred this species and left reports, their results are sumarised below

Method:
Peat (or similar) spawning substrate (50%)
Spawning Mops (50%)

Water Conditions:
Neutral (50%)
Moderately soft and acidic (50%)

Temperature:
20-23°C (50%)
16-19°C (50%)

Read the full breeding report(s) for Fundulopanchax walkeri



Fundulopanchax walkeri  orange male
Fundulopanchax walkeri orange male
Fundulopanchax walkeri  orange female
Fundulopanchax walkeri orange female
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Fundulopanchax walkeri breeding reports

Each record reproduced here represents one instance of breeding this species. Have you kept and bred Fundulopanchax walkeri? 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 walkeri

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 walkeri, 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 walkeri 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 walkeri?

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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 walkeri?

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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 walkeri 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 walkeri?

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

Very successful

Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax walkeri
Location code: Orange
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 16-19oC
Spawning Method: Spawning Mops
Breeding difficulty: Very easy
Success: Fairly successful
Other Comments: This fish will breed in peat or in mops. This is a semi-annual species and eggs should be incubated dry for 2 months.
Breeding date: December 2005
Breeder: KarmaFarm, USA (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 31st December 2006
Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax walkeri
Water conditions: Neutral, 20-23oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Average
Success: Fairly successful
Other Comments: spawning mops and peat in same time
Breeder: bob thie, nederland (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 5th October 2008

Average success

Breeding Report: Fundulopanchax walkeri
Water conditions: Very soft and acidic, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Spawning Mops
Breeding problems: Poor egg survival
Sex ratio: Somewhat female heavy
Breeding difficulty: Easy
Success: Average
Other Comments: It is quite easy species to breed.Both dry and water incubation could be used dry incubation takes within 2-3 months and water incubation takes about 3 weeks to hatch.Newly hatched brine shrimp could be given as their first food.
Breeding date: July 2001
Breeder: Hong Kong (3 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 15th April 2005