Anyone had banggai cardinalfish breed?

Discussion in 'Marine Fish Discussions' started by Dane, 9 Feb 2010.

  1. Dane

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    Hey all,

    I've been reading online that this is one of the more succesfull fish with captive breeding. They are also listed as "Vulnerable" - largely due to collection from their very restricted distributions.

    Does anyone have a breeding pair? I would love to buy some offspring? I won't buy wild caught ones :p
     
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    I have finally got a breeding pair going but no eggs yet will keep you posted.

    This is definitely a fish i would like to breed on a reasonable scale

    Clowns are also easy but raising the larvae another story
     
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    Awesome news Lockes! Where are you based? Great to hear that someone has a breeding pair. These fish need everything they can to ease pressure on local populations...

    See IUCN info for details > Pterapogon kauderni (Banggai Cardinalfish)
     
  5. LuckyFish

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    Dean, would you please move this thread into the breeding forum? Thanks.
    Guys, in terms of banggai breeding I will come back later.
    I have lots to tell and pictures to post. How to sex them, etc.
     
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    Really wana know how to sex them that would be a great help
     
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    Must check out Moolis's (Petstop) breeding pair, awesome to see Daddy, with his mouth full of tiny babies
     
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