Current Scientific Name:Nothobranchius melanospilus Known Strains: Bagamoyo TAN 95/13 Bagamoyo TAN 97/39 Chalinze TAN 98/4 Ifakara TAN 95/4 Kidete TAN 95/3 Kilwa TAN 97/10 Kisaki TAN 95/5 Kwaraza TAN 95/14 Lihonja TAN 97/25 Machimboni TAN 98/2 Mvuha TZL 44-1 Ndundu TAN 95/10 Soga TAN 97/45 Zanzibar TAN 97/4
Breeding Have you had any experience breeding this species? Why not fill in a species questionaire. 5 other fishkeepers sucessfully bred this species and left a reports, their results are sumarised below
Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate (100%) Water Conditions: Moderately soft and acidic (20%) Neutral (40%) Moderately hard and alkaline (40%) Temperature: 20-23C (20%) 24-27C (60%) 28C+ (20%)
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