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Old 02-24-2012, 02:35 AM   #1
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Jewel Cichlids

Anyone know how big jewels are before they can begin breeding? I have a few at 2 inches right now and want to know if they are sexually mature yet. Thanks
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Some say a couple of years but for some less. 1.5" inches for some fish it just depends. I'm not sure though.
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Hello there. Mine are 1.5 inchs and have just spawned for the 3rd time in under 1 month.
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Hello there. Mine are 1.5 inchs and have just spawned for the 3rd time in under 1 month.
Seriously? Wow, guess I better keep my eyes peeled.
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yeah i have recently moved them to a different tank and i have wigglers!!!
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