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Old 09-09-2011, 12:17 AM   #1
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Tiger barb pregnant?

One of my tiger barbs has gotten huge! Looks even bigger in person. Pregnant or not?

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It really doesn't look that big in picture but in person it looks huge! Like its about to pop. I'll try to get a better picture
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It wouldnt be considered pregnate, more like gravid. I believe they are egg scaterers
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Old 09-10-2011, 11:56 PM   #4
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Yep egg scatterers... Good luck
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Oh got ya. Thanks
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Yep np good luck do you have males in the tank as well
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I just have a group of five then noticed it looked pregnant. Is there a easy way to sex them?
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Old 09-11-2011, 10:47 AM   #8
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I dont think there is, but you have a good chance there is a male with 5
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Is there anything I can put in the tank for the eggs and babies? I don't have any live plants
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Rocks, fake or live plants work...
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I have big lava rocks and gravel. Most the plants I have are just broad leaves
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Old 09-12-2011, 02:15 AM   #12
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The tips on the fins of males are red females are clearer. at least thats how it was explained to me.
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