Killifish
Nothobranchius albimarginatus Kiparanganda TAN 97-40.
Nothobranchius albimarginatus Kiparanganda TAN 97-40.
Nothobranchius albimarginatus Kiparanganda TAN 98-13.
Nothobranchius albimarginatus Kiparanganda TAN 98-13.
Current Scientific Name:
Nothobranchius albimarginatus
Described: Watters, Wildekamp, & Cooper, 1998
Common name(s):
Distribution: Tanzania
Some Recorded Strains:
Kiparanganda TAN 97-40
Kiparanganda TAN 98-13

Named albimarginatus in reference to the white edging on the dorsal and anal fins (albi = white, margin = edge).

Like all members of the Nothobranchius genus, this species is an annual soil spawner, best bred over peat moss. Feed with a diet of small livefoods.

Breeding Nothobranchius albimarginatus

Have you had any experience breeding this species? Why not fill in a species questionaire
2 other fishkeepers have successfully bred this species and left reports, their results are sumarised below

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

Water Conditions:
Neutral (50%)
Moderately hard and alkaline (50%)

Temperature:
24-27°C (100%)

Read the full breeding report(s) for Nothobranchius albimarginatus



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Nothobranchius albimarginatus breeding reports

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

How to keep and breed Nothobranchius albimarginatus

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 Nothobranchius albimarginatus, 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 Nothobranchius albimarginatus 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 Nothobranchius albimarginatus?

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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 Nothobranchius albimarginatus?

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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 Nothobranchius albimarginatus 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 Nothobranchius albimarginatus?

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

Very successful / fairly successful

Breeding Report: Nothobranchius albimarginatus
Location code: Kiparanganda TAN 97-40
Water conditions: Neutral, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Very easy
Success: Very successful
Breeder: (2 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 20th May 2004
Breeding Report: Nothobranchius albimarginatus
Water conditions: Moderately hard and alkaline, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Average
Success: Fairly successful
Breeder: (3 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 13th August 2002

Unsuccessful

Breeding Report: Nothobranchius albimarginatus
Location code: Kiparanganda TAN 98-13
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Easy
Breeder: (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 7th October 2005
Breeding Report: Nothobranchius albimarginatus
Location code: Kiparanganda TAN 98-13
Water conditions: Moderately soft and acidic, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Easy
Breeder: kho, Singapore (1 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 7th October 2005

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