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Old 09-29-2012, 04:24 PM   #1
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New black ice clown

Picked up a black ice snowflake today. Couldn't resist when I saw him. Trying to decide what type of clown I want to pair with him.

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Old 09-29-2012, 07:14 PM   #2
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Would be best to pair him with the same kind
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Old 09-29-2012, 08:46 PM   #3
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Do I have to pair him to a black perc to get black snowflakes? Or would 2 black ice clowns make black snowflakes?
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Old 09-29-2012, 09:17 PM   #4
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Picked up a black ice snowflake today. Couldn't resist when I saw him. Trying to decide what type of clown I want to pair with him.
Amazing fish. I'm gonna go buy a black ocellaris tomorrow.
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Stunning. How much did you pay for him?
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Do I have to pair him to a black perc to get black snowflakes? Or would 2 black ice clowns make black snowflakes?
Black Ice clowns are of the ocellaris species. Though ocellaris has been cross bred with percs, it's not immediate and not guaranteed.

Black snowflakes are extremely hard to breed at the moment. ORA has done it by breeding black ocellaris against each other and selectively choosing generations that looks more and more like snowflakes.
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Stunning. How much did you pay for him?
I got him for $120
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Black Ice clowns are of the ocellaris species. Though ocellaris has been cross bred with percs, it's not immediate and not guaranteed.

Black snowflakes are extremely hard to breed at the moment. ORA has done it by breeding black ocellaris against each other and selectively choosing generations that looks more and more like snowflakes.
So would my best bet be breeding him to another black ice or a black occ?
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Beautiful Fish!!!
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Old 10-10-2012, 03:13 AM   #10
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Whoops, missed your question. If you're going for black snowflakes, then I would think a black ice would be your best choice.
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