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Post  jaymiller on Sat 02 Jun 2012, 21:41

hi all!

ok again ive hit another problem. as i posted before about my pair being scared that has calmed down a bit, they are still a little jumpy but not as bad.

ok heres the updates its now been 5 weeks and 4 days since the last spawn. they have stopped eating now and are darting towards the mirror side of the tank. the female also dives at the male.

temp 28 c
PH 6.8

today i moved the tank around a little trying to cover the back wall of the tank as much as i can (the mirror side)

im starting to get inpatient with this pair now as they seem to be doing nothing...
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Post  Pterophyllum on Sat 02 Jun 2012, 22:50

If they were mine, I'd move them back into a community tank, and let them settle down before trying them again. In the mean time, if you want to try a different pair in the breeding tank, then do a big water change, and if possible install a carbon filter first. Make sure the breeding tank has plenty of cover, try to encourage some algae to grow on the mirrored surface.

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Post  Ghipsi on Sat 02 Jun 2012, 23:00

Pterophyllum wrote:If they were mine, I'd move them back into a community tank, and let them settle down before trying them again. In the mean time, if you want to try a different pair in the breeding tank, then do a big water change, and if possible install a carbon filter first. Make sure the breeding tank has plenty of cover, try to encourage some algae to grow on the mirrored surface.

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Post  jaymiller on Sun 03 Jun 2012, 00:35

my show tank is 8ph and my breeding tank is 6.5 i cant just put them from 6.5 to 8 can i?
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Post  Ghipsi on Sun 03 Jun 2012, 14:29

No, you can't put them straight in but you could add some of your show tanks water to the tank they are in every so often to raise the ph slowly.
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