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Ancistrus Question

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Ancistrus Question

Postby redtigrinus » Fri Jun 01, 2012 3:21 pm

How long does it take ancistrus to become sexually mature?

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Re: Ancistrus Question

Postby jvision » Fri Jun 01, 2012 4:32 pm

About a year, IME.
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Re: Ancistrus Question

Postby redtigrinus » Fri Jun 01, 2012 4:59 pm

Thanks.

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Re: Ancistrus Question

Postby pleco_breeder » Fri Jun 01, 2012 5:11 pm

A year is correct for a lot of species. However, I've had some TR fish (not the common species) that took as long as three years. Knowing the species may provide a more accurate answer.

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