Re: Spawn & fry updtes
- Thats great! When they are ready to sell how much will the females be?
--- In CaliforniaBettas@yahoogroups.com, "Alina" <rboyer916@e...> wrote:
> The red copper fry are doing quite well. The deaths since they have
> first hatched are very minimal so far. They will turn 3 wks
> tommorrow, and the avarage size at the moment is about 1/2 inch, or
> 3/8 in. to be pretty precise. I'v spotted some nice little DT's
> darting around; a good 1/2 or more of the spawn is DT. All are very
> heathly and should start developing their color in the next few
> weeks:) (can't wait!). As for the parents, they are HUGE! They are
> also very heathly a look like they never had ben spawned.
> I also have yet another attempt going;) I'm trying a copper DT male
> and a black copper SD female (the same one who around September
> jumped from her bowl 3 yards or more(she has a perminant cd player
> over her bowl now:) ). They have been in there from wed. and the
> male has relocated his bubblenest from within the watersprite to
> under the indian almond leaf just the other day. A few days ago it
> looked like they made an attempt to spawn, but th female got
> skittish or something and swam off. Now they *should* still be
> spawning, or attempting. The male isn't all to good at the wraps,
> but the female is about to burst from eggs and he is slowly
> improving (by the looks). Thought I saw a few eggs up in the nest
> earlier. Odd pair....