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by spip
Sat Oct 29, 2016 8:53 am
Forum: For Sale (Europe)
Topic: Group of Baryancistrus beggini L239
Replies: 0
Views: 7180

Group of Baryancistrus beggini L239

Group of 6 adults 5 years old - 3M / 3F.
Available in Belgium
by spip
Sun Mar 27, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Hypancistrus Inspector eggs in macro
Replies: 39
Views: 7593

Re: Hypancistrus Inspector eggs in macro

Hi Jac, you finaly received an answer to your mp...
by spip
Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:31 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Hypancistrus Inspector eggs in macro
Replies: 39
Views: 7593

Re: Hypancistrus Inspector eggs in macro

Hi Jac,

Great great great pictures!

Long time ago I visited PC, this is a nice surprise. May I suggest you to repeat the exercise with your L239 :-p
by spip
Fri Oct 30, 2015 7:31 am
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: 4th International L-Number Days 2015 in Hanover, Germany
Replies: 6
Views: 1732

Re: 4th International L-Number Days 2015 in Hanover, Germany

YES, it's today :-BD

See you in Hannover :d
by spip
Sun Mar 22, 2015 9:40 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Loricaria simillima - breeding
Replies: 9
Views: 2806

Re: Loricaria simillima - breeding

Bad news.... after 6 weeks and a transfer to another tank, I lost all of them in 24h. Hard to say, but it my more probably my fault, I suspect a pollution of the water. I was so mad that I even did not analyse the water of the tank after that. Good news, I have again 25 youngs growing, having learn ...
by spip
Mon Jan 19, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Loricaria simillima - breeding
Replies: 9
Views: 2806

Re: Loricaria simillima - breeding

Indeed, I notices that it didn't work and I did not find the reason why ~X( I was wondering if it works for you. For the ones that have interest on it, here is the link: http://youtu.be/XXBWAnYQcwE I'm in Gemany for a business trip and forgot to upload the other video on UT, that will be for later...
by spip
Sun Jan 18, 2015 8:49 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Loricaria simillima - breeding
Replies: 9
Views: 2806

Re: Loricaria simillima - breeding

Never give up, never! I splited the group when I moved the tank one year ago. At first step, I switched from RO water/tap water to RO water and about a month ago to rain water. At second step, I decreased the ph below 6,0. And finally, I increased the water changes. The female have spaw within the s...
by spip
Sat Jan 17, 2015 8:32 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Sexing my Baryancistrus Beggini, possible spawning activity :-) Eggs!!
Replies: 44
Views: 10558

Re: Sexing my Baryancistrus Beggini, possible spawning activity :-) Eggs!!

jac wrote:Hi :-H
We need to get talking more, maybe at the 4th Lwelse day's (if your coming of course) :-BD
j

Zeker en vast!
As soon as the date and the prog is know, I should book my we!
by spip
Sun Jan 11, 2015 8:19 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Sexing my Baryancistrus Beggini, possible spawning activity :-) Eggs!!
Replies: 44
Views: 10558

Re: Sexing my Baryancistrus Beggini, possible spawning activity :-) Eggs!!

Hi Jac & Geoff, we met during last L-days :-H Very sad news, sorry for that. I guess you have acheived the most difficult step with success. Just keep your dream and with all the success you got during the last years, I'm sure you will do it! I'm still waiting for my first spawn after 3 years. T...
by spip
Wed Nov 20, 2013 7:59 am
Forum: Wanted (Europe)
Topic: Looking for L309 - pickup at LDays in Hanover
Replies: 2
Views: 3082

Re: Looking for L309 - pickup at LDays in Hanovers

Hi Jeroen,

Thanks for the tip. Indexes I have been un contact with two german guys and will bring back some juveniles and maybe a male...

"Ja, ik zal zijn in Hanover voor de weekend. Dooooeeeeeiiiiiie"
MicheL
by spip
Sun Oct 13, 2013 9:23 pm
Forum: Wanted (Europe)
Topic: Looking for L309 - pickup at LDays in Hanover
Replies: 2
Views: 3082

Looking for L309 - pickup at LDays in Hanover

Looking for a male, a couple or some juveniles... Idealy to be pickup in Hanovre in November.

Another possibility is a pickup within 400/500 km from Brussels.

Feel free to submit your offer.

Thanks in advance,
MicheL
by spip
Sat Aug 03, 2013 9:22 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Loricaria simillima - breeding
Replies: 9
Views: 2806

Re: Loricaria simillima - breeding

Thanks for your comments. I used Terminalia catappa leaves but couldn't avoid the mould. I wonder if the water flow in the nursery is strong enough. Next time, I can add a small filter in the nursery. So far I don't know which male is the dominant, so Another possibility could be to split the group ...
by spip
Sat Jul 27, 2013 5:34 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Loricaria simillima - breeding
Replies: 9
Views: 2806

Loricaria simillima - breeding

Hello from Belgium I'm following the forum for more than four years now but I guess it's my first post. I'll do my best, using my frenshglish, also if anything isn't clear do never hesitate for more info. I'm facing an issue with a group of Loricaria simillima. A group of 6 -3M & 3F acquired you...
by spip
Sat Nov 19, 2011 12:09 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: building a "big" Potamotrygon/SA Catfishes tank
Replies: 362
Views: 140562

Re: building a "big" Potamotrygon/SA Catfishes tank

Hi Tofi, Some weeks ago, the Pimelodus Ornatus was available in Germany. (still in the Stock 2 weeks ago). Slightly smaller (only 30 cm) and coming from a warmer area. I know it is not exactly what you are looking for but it could considered as a nice alterntive. I know how difficult it is to change...