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Old 09-20-2004, 05:58 PM   #1
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Clarkii Clown eggs

I'm looking for info on eggs laid by a Clarkii clown. I bought a pair of Clarkii's and a carpet anemone they were with and in less than a week she has laid eggs!
What I'm wondering is the length of time till they hatch? She laid them on Sept. 16th. I don't expect any of them to survive but I'm curious how long it takes.
Also, how often should I expect this pair to lay eggs.

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The clowns will typically lay the eggs every 4 weeks and in most cases the same day of the week each month. Once they lay the eggs, it usually takes between 7-10 days for them to hatch (closer to 8 days usually). Hatching will occur after lights out.

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if your interested in actually rearing the babies, i would suggest the book clownfish by joyce wilkerson. also, bang guy has an excellent setup for this and he gave me a lot of advice with starting up my setup for rearing. good luck its absolutly amazing to raise those little guys
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