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cody.sheridan-2008
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PostSubject: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySun Apr 22, 2012 7:10 am

I had my male in with some fry in my fry saver, and when I looked just then he is nowhere to be seen. I checked everywhere in the tank and could only see the girls. My question is, do they ever jump out of the tank? I haven't found a body yet so I still have my hopes Sad Are bristlenose jumpers? 484291715
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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySun Apr 22, 2012 7:34 am

Males can be sneaky enough to get out of and back into fry savers on occasion. He's probably in the tank somewhere but if you don't have a lid on the tank he mite have unfortunately snuck out the wrong way...

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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySun Apr 22, 2012 6:09 pm

I would agree, hopefully he has chosen the right way out.

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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySun Apr 22, 2012 10:13 pm

yeah, males often sneak back into the tank

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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySun Apr 22, 2012 11:44 pm

thanks for the help. I haven't seen him yet. I guess being a parent was too much for him.
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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptyThu Apr 26, 2012 9:26 am

Yeah they sure are, a few weeks ago I lost one whilst jumping, it hit the top of the glass and obviously broke it's neck in the process. She was one of my breeders too.
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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySat Apr 28, 2012 11:13 am

thanks for the responses. I haven't seen him yet. I think I may get some longfin albinos and some peppermints and have a go at breeding them, then when the ABN fry have grown up I will switch them out for some different bloodlines and have another go with them.

So if anyone near sydney has any peps and/or longfin albinos that are of a breeding size I'm interested.

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PostSubject: Re: Are bristlenose jumpers?   Are bristlenose jumpers? EmptySat Apr 28, 2012 11:49 am

Are bristlenose jumpers? 484291715 Yes they are jumpers. I lost a female BN a few weeks ago. I'd say she broke her neck whilst jumping and hit the top of the glass in the process.
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