Killifish
Nothobranchius ugandensis Opot River UG 99-19
Nothobranchius ugandensis Opot River UG 99-19
Nothobranchius ugandensis Dokolo UGR 99/7
Nothobranchius ugandensis Dokolo UGR 99/7
Nothobranchius ugandensis Namasagali UG 99-3
Nothobranchius ugandensis Namasagali UG 99-3
Current Scientific Name:
Nothobranchius ugandensis
Described: Wildekamp, 1994
Common name(s):
Distribution: Uganda
Some Recorded Strains:
Akokoroi UG 99-14
Amuria UG 99-17
Busesa UG 99-5
Butiaba UGJ 99-13
Dakabela UG 99-16
Dokolo UG 99-21
Dokolo UGR 99-7
Kamuli UG 99-2
Kumi UG 99-11
Namasagali UG 99-3
Obalang UG 99-20
Olobodagi UG 99-23
Opot River UG 99-19
Soroti UG 99-13
Soroti UGR 99-9

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

Breeding Nothobranchius ugandensis

Have you had any experience breeding this species? Why not fill in a species questionaire
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:
Moderately hard and alkaline (100%)

Temperature:
24-27°C (100%)

Read the full breeding report(s) for Nothobranchius ugandensis



Nothobranchius ugandensis Namasagali UG 99-3
Nothobranchius ugandensis Namasagali UG 99-3
Nothobranchius ugandensis Soroti UGR 99/9
Nothobranchius ugandensis Soroti UGR 99/9
Nothobranchius ugandensis Butiaba UGJ 99-13
Nothobranchius ugandensis Butiaba UGJ 99-13
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Pair of Nothobranchius virgatus «Fugnido EHKS 2009-01» (Rare Killifish)

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Nothobranchius ugandensis breeding reports

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

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 ugandensis, 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 ugandensis 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 ugandensis?

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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+

In general, how difficult is Nothobranchius ugandensis 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 ugandensis?

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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 ugandensis
Location code: Butiaba UGJ 99-13
Water conditions: Moderately hard and alkaline, 24-27oC
Spawning Method: Peat (or similar) spawning substrate
Breeding difficulty: Average
Success: Fairly successful
Other Comments: Large quick growing fry take baby brine shrimp immediately
Breeder: jules, UK (4 years experience with this species)
Date this record created: 18th October 2003

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30 Eggs of Nothobranchius palmqvisti «Ramisi KEN 08-23» (Rare Killifish)

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