Best Clowns to Breed?

Discussion in 'Breeding Tropical Fish' started by CuddleFish, Mar 8, 2009.

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  1. CuddleFish

    CuddleFish Astrea Snail

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    Fair enough:)
    thanks very much for the tips and I will for sure take it all in.
    this is going to be a really fun learning experience:)
     
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  3. tigermike74

    tigermike74 Panda Puffer

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    Maroons can be a pain to get to pair up, but after they are paired and bonded, they can be bred captively. Live aquaria sells captive bred maroons, so it's possible to breed them. I have a bonded pair of maroons now and hope they will spawn soon, as soon as the male matures enough to do so.
    Clowns will spawn when they have tank mates, though it will depend on the tank mates they have, and the clowns themselves, if they want to or not. My LFS has a pair of breeding percs in their DT and they have all kinds of stuff in that tank, including octopus in critter cages to keep them secluded. That tank is extremely stable, so they use that tank to acclimate very sensitive life. They laid eggs 5 times now on their rock next to their anemone, so anything is possible.
     
  4. CuddleFish

    CuddleFish Astrea Snail

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    wow that's really awesome!!!
    Every time i read this thread i get really excited:) haha
     
  5. guppiman13

    guppiman13 Plankton

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    can anyone tell me a list of everything i would need to breed percs or false percs
    how many tanks? how many rotifer tanks? pretty much everything
     
  6. sostoudt

    sostoudt Giant Squid

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    clownfishes by joyce wilkerson. read it before you start.
    Amazon.com: Clownfishes: Joyce D. Wilkerson: Books
    for the rest of the list, read the book like 1/3 of it is on breeding.
     
  7. guppiman13

    guppiman13 Plankton

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    i have 3 48" 40 watt flourescent light fixtures, would this be sufficient lighting for clownfish fry
     
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  9. pgoodsell

    pgoodsell Horrid Stonefish

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