My BLogs Right Breeding report for Hypancistrus zebra by mistern2005

Down Basics
Overview The first spawn was on Friday 19th of October 2012. The breeding group consisted of 3 males and 4 females. The smallest male was at least 90mm SL and the smallest female was at least 85mm SL. The youngest adult was approximately 60 months old. The individuals were obtained from Individual.
1.Various dry foods (dry / prepared) daily
2.Various frozen foods (frozen) daily
Down Water Parameters (at time of spawning)
pH 7.00 to 7.40
Conductivity 100µs to 100µs
Temperature 29.5°C to 29.5°C
Current Strong
Other Water Params RO water during breeding season Tap water adjusted with GH booster during dry seasons
Down Aquarium
Dimensions The aquarium dimensions were 914mm x 457mm x 457mm (36" x 18" x 18") all Length x Width x Height.
Filtration Eheim 2076 Eheim 2026 Eheim Aquaball
Lighting T5 2x21W
Heating Hydor 300 with Ranco Temperature Controller
Down Breeding
Behaviour Typical Hypan cave spawning
Eggs There were 12 light yellow eggs laid which were 3.0mm in diameter.
Time to hatch 4 days
Number: 12
Free swimming: 10 days
Segregation Historically I segregated fry after 14 days after eggs are deposited in cave. The most recent spawning that started in June 2013 I've left the fry in the main tank.
Juvenile sizes 1 month: 0mm
3 months: 0mm
6 months: 0mm
Fry and juvenile feeding Same as adults