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TheJediCouncil
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PostSubject: breeding mystery   Fri Sep 13, 2013 7:17 pm

When I came home from work I was amazed to find a young common male
Bristlenose caved fanning his first batch of eggs but the only bn in the tank is only about 2 inch albino but do have mature green phantom and mature clown pleco in tank so have no idea who mums was any ideas
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Chaase
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sat Sep 14, 2013 2:19 am

Try to catch the females & see who has a more "hollow" tummy....
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sat Sep 14, 2013 7:46 am

Will green phantom or clowns cross breed with bn though
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kaban
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sat Sep 14, 2013 10:07 am

No. ( no documented events )
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sat Sep 14, 2013 3:04 pm

So must be small albino then didn't think was big enough to sex guess its female then
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:08 am

my bet is the small female.

the other option, not sure what other fish there are in there, bristlenose have been known to take over other batches of eggs.

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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sun Sep 15, 2013 8:55 am

I have neons guppies fan shrimp male Siamese fighter green phantom clown pleco and small albino bn from other breeding pair in separate tank so must be albino will keep updated in a few days when they hatch
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:28 pm

I just took a peek and can see about 7 little wriglers with more still to hatch guess he has been fanning for longer than I thought to early to see what they are yet
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Fri Sep 20, 2013 10:33 am

I got new theory: immaculate spawn Smile
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Fri Sep 20, 2013 12:28 pm

Maybe. Will try get some photos. Then your theory might be proven
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Thu Oct 03, 2013 10:39 pm

so how are things
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PostSubject: Re: breeding mystery   Tue Oct 22, 2013 7:18 pm

This time I think . Know who The female is I put another female from my other tank and both females visiting cave only on been in so far watching to see if he let's other one in
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