Killifish
Nothobranchius geminus
Nothobranchius geminus
Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
Current Scientific Name:
Nothobranchius geminus
Subgenus: Aphyobranchius
Described: Wildekamp, Watters and Sainthouse, 2002
Common name(s):
Distribution: Tanzania
Some Recorded Strains:
TAN 95-4

Like all Nothobranchius, this species is best spawned over peat moss, and prefers a diet of livefoods.

Breeding Nothobranchius geminus

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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:
24-27°C (100%)

Read the full breeding report(s) for Nothobranchius geminus



Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
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Nothobranchius geminus Ifakara TAN 95-4
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Nothobranchius geminus breeding reports

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

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 geminus, 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 Nothobranchius geminus 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 geminus?

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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 geminus?

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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 geminus 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 geminus?

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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 geminus
Water conditions: Neutral, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Sex ratio: Roughly equal
Breeding difficulty: Difficult
Success: Very successful
Other Comments: Fry require Paramecium at the water surface for the first 7 - 10 days then newly hatched brine shrimp. Males can be identified from approx 6 weeks after hatching. Although they appear peaceful it is not uncommon for deaths to occur due to agression. Better to keep alot in one tank rather than 3 or 4 fish
Breeder: I. Sainthouse (7 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 18th September 2002

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