The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

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The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Fri Aug 26, 2011 2:08 am

Hello everyone.
This thread is dedicated to sand dwellers from our farm. I will post new movies & pictures from time to time. I hope you'll all enjoy it!

Xenotilapia spilopterus kachese & Mabilibili:

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Movie (HD):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BX4mcYFl ... ideo_title



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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Tue Aug 30, 2011 2:07 pm

New shot from today-

Xenotilapia spilopterus Kachese:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHg8GoQH ... ideo_title
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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Fri Sep 09, 2011 10:17 am

Callochromis macrops Ndole "red":

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Mouthbrooding female:
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Spawning video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_Wrm6S9 ... ideo_title

(sorry for the low quality- captured 4 years ago)
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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by Razzo » Fri Sep 09, 2011 6:40 pm

Beautiful fish! I find my callos are good spawners with very low fry mortality rates.

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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Tue Sep 13, 2011 12:28 pm

Thank you.
As you mentioned, very fertile & strong fish.
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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Sat Sep 24, 2011 2:31 am

Callochromis stappersii Ikola "red raspberry":

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Spawning video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jVHudcwe ... r_embedded

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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Sat Oct 22, 2011 2:40 pm

Callochromis macrops Ndole "red" mouthbrooding female video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Y-3moB8 ... ideo_title
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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Mon Jan 16, 2012 9:00 am

The largest sand dweller at lake Tanganyika:

Grammatotria lemairii

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Video of a brooding pair:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vTdT5fq ... ideo_title


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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by tanganyikafreak » Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:31 am

Beautiful species! :D
No matter how life brings me down, looking at my beautiful daughter makes everything aaaaaaaaaaaaaalright! :D

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Re: The sand dwellers from "Pisces" farm

Post by johnathan » Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:43 pm

Thank you!
More to come soon! :wink:
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