Killifish
Nothobranchius steinforti Kimamba T 76-4
Nothobranchius steinforti Kimamba T 76-4
Nothobranchius steinforti Kimamba T76-4
Nothobranchius steinforti Kimamba T76-4
Nothobranchius steinforti Kimamba T76-4
Nothobranchius steinforti Kimamba T76-4
Current Scientific Name:
Nothobranchius steinforti
Described: Wildekamp, 1977
Common name(s): Steinfort's Nothobranch
Distribution: Tanzania
Some Recorded Strains:
Kimamba T 76-4

Nothobranchius steinforti has only been collected once, in 1976, and is now thought to be extinct. Named after Dutch aquarist Theo Steinfort. It has been widely distributed without its locality code, for many years, but all fish are descendents of this original collection.

Breeding Nothobranchius steinforti

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Nothobranchius for sale

Nothobranchius palmqvisti (Killifish) 60+eggs

Новосибирск, RUSSIA

$14.00


Nothobranchius palmqvisti (Killifish) 60 eggs Incubating and HatchingIncubation In Peat. I pack eggs for shipment the same way I do for storage, so the simplest incubation method is to just leave them in the zip bag as received. If considerable moisture accumulates in the bag, open it for a day and let it dry a bit. Then reseal and store in a dark place at temperatures between 21and 27 degrees Celsium. Likewise, if the peat appears to drying out excessively, a quick spray of clean water through ... more

Nothobranchius kilomberoensis Ifakara TAN 95 / 04 60+eggs

Новосибирск, RUSSIA

$14.00


Nothobranchius kilomberoensis Ifakara TAN 95 / 04 60 eggs Incubating and HatchingIncubation In Peat. I pack eggs for shipment the same way I do for storage, so the simplest incubation method is to just leave them in the zip bag as received. If considerable moisture accumulates in the bag, open it for a day and let it dry a bit. Then reseal and store in a dark place at temperatures between 21and 27 degrees Celsium. Likewise, if the peat appears to drying out excessively, a quick spray of clean ... more

Nothobranchius cardinalis "Mbwemkuru River" KTZ 85 / 28 60+eggs

NOVOSIBIRSK, NSO, RUSSIA

$20.00


Nothobranchius cardinalis "Mbwemkuru River" KTZ 85 / 28 60 eggs Incubating and HatchingIncubation In Peat. I pack eggs for shipment the same way I do for storage, so the simplest incubation method is to just leave them in the zip bag as received. If considerable moisture accumulates in the bag, open it for a day and let it dry a bit. Then reseal and store in a dark place at temperatures between 21and 27 degrees Celsium. Likewise, if the peat appears to drying out excessively, a quick spray of ... more

Nothobranchius steinforti breeding reports

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How to keep and breed Nothobranchius steinforti

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 steinforti, 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.

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Unsuccessful

Breeding Report: Nothobranchius steinforti
Water conditions: Very soft and acidic
Spawning Method: Long term (fry appear with adults)
Breeding problems: Poor fry survival rate
Sex ratio: Almost all females
Breeding difficulty: Very difficult
Success: Very unsuccessful
Breeder: langggg, sengkang (50 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 28th September 2005

Nothobranchius for sale

Nothobranchius palmqvisti (Killifish) 60+eggs

NOVOSIBIRSK, RUSSIA

$20.00


Nothobranchius palmqvisti (Killifish) 60 eggs Incubating and HatchingIncubation In Peat. I pack eggs for shipment the same way I do for storage, so the simplest incubation method is to just leave them in the zip bag as received. If considerable moisture accumulates in the bag, open it for a day and let it dry a bit. Then reseal and store in a dark place at temperatures between 21and 27 degrees Celsium. Likewise, if the peat appears to drying out excessively, a quick spray of clean water through ... more

Nothobranchius kilomberoensis Ifakara TAN 95 / 04 60+eggs

NOVOSIBIRSK, NSO, RUSSIA

$22.00


Nothobranchius kilomberoensis Ifakara TAN 95 / 04 60 eggs Incubating and HatchingIncubation In Peat. I pack eggs for shipment the same way I do for storage, so the simplest incubation method is to just leave them in the zip bag as received. If considerable moisture accumulates in the bag, open it for a day and let it dry a bit. Then reseal and store in a dark place at temperatures between 21and 27 degrees Celsium. Likewise, if the peat appears to drying out excessively, a quick spray of clean ... more