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Mcor 04-03-2013 10:32 AM

Pregnant platy
 
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Any idea for when to expect babies? She's massive!

cmw9787 04-03-2013 10:49 AM

Platy gestation period is about 3-4 weeks. I wasn't expecting my platy to have babies when she did and a bunch of em didn't make it. Only was able to save 3. You might want to have her in her own tank until she spits the fry out.

Ian086 04-03-2013 08:06 PM

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Originally Posted by Mcor (Post 2418400)
Any idea for when to expect babies? She's massive!

I know it's hard but can you get a side picture of her. She still looks a bit round in those pictures....

Mcor 04-04-2013 02:57 AM

I will try. She does look marginally smaller today though. Yesterday she did look absolutely square. Today she's more rounded off again. Assume she may have dropped a few fry and is holding the rest for the moment?

Mcor 04-04-2013 03:29 AM

Nope, ignore me, I think I spent so much time staring at her yesterday that her size no longer shocked me today. She's quite square... maybe she does have more squaring to do.

Mcor 04-04-2013 05:07 AM

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Here's another pic. Is she square? Seems it to me...

Thanks Ian!


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