A smudgespot cory fry!

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A smudgespot cory fry!

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I got the shock when I went to the holding tank that held my 11 smudge spot cories that was left after keeping them in a 82 degree temperature for few months (flooding in basement and combined the tanks) There was a FRY in the tank. Well past that stage but just by jove I am just thrilled! Have no idea how old it is as this group is so skittish and goes crazy when i am approaching the tank to drop in food. To be fair they have been placed out of the traffic in the basement so I dont hang out to stress them out even further.

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Awesome. Congratulations. Only one fry?

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Re: A smudgespot cory fry!

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Awesome!! Congrats!
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Re: A smudgespot cory fry!

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I have always found similis as cute as can be. I had a group of wild caughts years ago in a species tank. I would see eggs on the glass now and then but they always vanished fast. I never got any fry. I have a feeling they like to eat their own eggs. If so, it is super you managed to get any fry.
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