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Cyphotilapia Breeding Discussion of Cyphotilapia frontosa & gibberosa breeding, stripping, tumbling and fry care.


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Old 03-07-2006, 03:28 AM
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Has anyone had much luck breeding these. They are now being imported to australia and i would like to buy some 12cm ones. What size before they start to breed. All info appreciated. thanks
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hi mate welcome to the forum

yes alot of the members breed these fish just do a few searches or read the breed forum and you will get all the info you need

they need to be aleast 12cm to 15 for females and male alot bigger and older

if your talking W/C no one no's how old they are anyway

good luck what part of aus you from ?
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Welcome to Cyphos.com raz7au

As Darren said there are quite few members here that have Moba. I myself have been lucky enough to have breed them succesfully , and if you do a search the breeding section of this forum you will see other members that have been succesfull .The Zaire variants seem to be alittle harder to breed as they haven't been holding their clutches of eggs full term and usually end up spitting or swallowing the eggs .Some of the members with Moba have been stripping the females of their eggs and tumbling them in egg tumblers .

There is tons of great information throughout the forum if you need to find something do a search , and if you can't find anything to help answer your questions you can always post them in the appropraite section of the forum
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