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Old 05-25-2018, 11:52 AM   #11
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I personally think it would be better off in the fry tank where it won't be in danger of being attacked by larger fish. Plus, being so small, it can share the fry food.
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ok woud you say it prob be better in the 50litre pleco fry tank or keep it in the 3ft pleco breeding tank ive been saying to partner to put it in fry tank to see if it will grow a bit but he keeps saying no just leave it in the tank its in now im surprised it also hasnt been sucked up by the filter as its so small and theres no cover (over the outtake strainer) on it but when we had lots of them in there we had it covered ... tbh ive never seen it eat but it does hide up so it must be eating otherwise it would be dead by now so must be living off the fine bits that float around as its glass bottom ... which is why i thought put it in fry tank as they all similar sizes as its in a tank with 5 adults one male is about 5 inch and 2 females 3.5 inch and 1 male and one female about 3 inch plus its siblings
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Old 05-25-2018, 03:16 PM   #12
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I personally think it would be better off in the fry tank where it won't be in danger of being attacked by larger fish. Plus, being so small, it can share the fry food.
the only fish in the breeding is bnps the fry get given algea wafers and veg same as adults we dont give them anything special
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the only fish in the breeding is bnps the fry get given algea wafers and veg same as adults we dont give them anything special
Algae wafers are fine.
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