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Old 02-29-2012, 06:30 PM   #1
 
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African Cichlids

Looking at breeding african cichlids what species should I go for??
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Old 02-29-2012, 08:40 PM   #2
 
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Looking at breeding african cichlids what species should I go for??
labidochromis yellow, albino pindarni, auratus, frontosa, g bar frontosa, electric yellow, electric blue, hongi
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Old 02-29-2012, 08:43 PM   #3
 
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You sure there josh, what one is the best, for breeding?
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Old 02-29-2012, 08:45 PM   #4
 
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id say a libidochromis they all mate together so u can create a species of labidochromis, my work did haha
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Old 02-29-2012, 08:48 PM   #5
 
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mad **** man. I still have to see yours for real. hmm, I love elctric yellows
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:28 PM   #6
 
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auratus, frontosa, g bar frontosa,, electric blue, hongi

These fish are either extremely aggressive or get big.

By far the easiest to breed is Labidochromis caeruleus from the Africans. have a group of 1 male to 4 or more female.

What size is the tank?
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:31 PM   #7
 
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big enough i have asked my cousin and he says its alright to breed
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:32 PM   #8
 
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Big as in what size?
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:33 PM   #9
 
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hongi are not large neither aggressive
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:36 PM   #10
 
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They are more aggressive than yellow labs and need a decent ratio of male to female.
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