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by AquaCavesUK
Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: bristlenose / ancistrus cheek spines ripped almost out
Replies: 3
Views: 983

Re: bristlenose / ancistrus cheek spines ripped almost out

IMG_20190912_103144.jpg
the pointy bit of spines still has flesh, trace back down spine to base / cheek and its loose / detached -
by AquaCavesUK
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: bristlenose / ancistrus cheek spines ripped almost out
Replies: 3
Views: 983

bristlenose / ancistrus cheek spines ripped almost out

Have a Adult female Red Bristlenose, found her under / behind my intake (course) pre filter - guess male chased her... thought dead as she floated lifeless, when released, but still had colour and had seen her 10-15 mins before, a few sweeps by hand, up and down tank, shes slowly came back to life. ...
by AquaCavesUK
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

still growing on ..... have 15 to 20 approx and they really grow slow...
by AquaCavesUK
Mon May 27, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

Ancistrus claro fry - Gold Marble Bristlenose.jpg
LDA08 fry growing on - nice markings. photo taken by Pixel 3a XL
by AquaCavesUK
Wed May 15, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

Claro-Eggs-2nd-day.jpg
Claro Eggs 2 days from laying
by AquaCavesUK
Tue May 14, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

Today the LDA08's have spawned a 2nd time!!!
by AquaCavesUK
Sat May 04, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

claro fry 4 weeks Note: the distinct pattern
Claro fry 4 weeks.jpg
by AquaCavesUK
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Super Red BN BREEDING Trio Longfin Male 2 shortfin Females
Replies: 0
Views: 557

Super Red BN BREEDING Trio Longfin Male 2 shortfin Females

Long fin male BN and short fin female x2 trio, was selling these, but now on hold - as just found a cave full of just hatched fry (pm) they were eggs this (am) ....

must be that time of year...
by AquaCavesUK
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Wanted (UK & ROI)
Topic: Wanted LDA08 or L325 Ancistrus , or Snowhites BN
Replies: 0
Views: 4624

Wanted LDA08 or L325 Ancistrus , or Snowhites BN

looking for Adults if possible of LDA08 Ancistrus claro, L325 Jari Blue and Snow white BN's W.H.Y?
by AquaCavesUK
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: For Sale (UK & ROI)
Topic: Super Red BN BREEDING Trio Longfin Male 2 shortfin Females
Replies: 0
Views: 4923

Super Red BN BREEDING Trio Longfin Male 2 shortfin Females

SALE ON HOLD - I have a Proven Breeding trio of Super Red Bristlenoses, 1 Long fin male, and 2 Short fin females, proven breeders will come with his favourite breeding cave. Collection from NR5 8YL Norwich Norfolk Uk only. I Will NOT post Collection only we are 5+(depending on traffic due to time) ...
by AquaCavesUK
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

I think 20-40 is a normal amount, but have heard as little as 10 it quite common, my pair are fully grown and due to being kept until 4 weeks ago with a dominant super red BN pair (now removed and sold) they had never raised any fry before although i'm sure we had eggs at least once before.
by AquaCavesUK
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

fry approx 20-21 days old
fry approx 20-21 days old
by AquaCavesUK
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

Re: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

14 days fry released from cave (forced release)
14 days fry released from cave (forced release)
by AquaCavesUK
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK
Replies: 12
Views: 2034

LDA08 Ancistrus claro bred UK

Just had my LDA08 Ancistrus claro (Gold Marbled Bristlenose) Wild pair breed for the 1st time in the 2.5 years i've owned them. They are approx 3years+ old I have 31 juvvies - approx 21 days old I have filled in the breeding log on https://www.planetcatfish.com/common/my_blog.php?task=show&id=14...
by AquaCavesUK
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Finally got more claro
Replies: 7
Views: 1578

Re: Finally got more claro

Had my Wild caught Claro's 2.5 years - just had my 1st spawn.... 31 young @ approx 21 days and in United Kingdom