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**** BLUE ANGELFISH VIDEO JOURNAL ****

Discussion in 'Photo Gallery' started by rudy102, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. rudy102

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    Hi everyone this is my Blue Angelfish Video Journal: :popcorn:Here is my 130G planted community tank:[YT]kWnHHk_UwRg&feature=plcp&context=C39982bfUDOEgsToPDskIt1Mw5PD0vc6v4Z_rzDZt1[/YT]I have 3 breeding pairs of Blue Angelfish in my big tank. Here is one of the pairs laying eggs:[YT]wE5J0sh0y1o&feature=plcp&context=C38693dfUDOEgsToPDskIbujsumOR5UlEyG6UEM_L6[/YT]Front View:[YT]cdIsD6F6IeM&feature=plcp&context=C32447b5UDOEgsToPDskL0Q3JDHEEgEonghn17Y7AZ[/YT]Close up zoom view:[YT]9FXnkZr4n-8&feature=plcp&context=C30fa21fUDOEgsToPDskKeX_jyu9gPztiuyPHCbZ6V[/YT]Since the eggs were not surviving, I put one pair in a breeding tank. Two days later we have eggs.[YT]I6kFcw4nLz0&feature=plcp&context=C38f3266UDOEgsToPDskLflicfrV5BZxCwDkILWEPE[/YT]3 day old eggs changing into wigglers.[YT]rVZnmrt7F2Q&feature=plcp&context=C3e8808eUDOEgsToPDskJ197JMbm3yf0tvPngslzl1[/YT]Day 4 ( Wigglers)[YT]MtmqMLAD74c&feature=plcp&context=C3647382UDOEgsToPDskIg0U1K1Uug0w6qtCg6Xgyt[/YT]Day 7 (THE FAMILY) [YT]TI1W4zva3I0&feature=plcp&context=C3ecd68bUDOEgsToPDskKkkIAaptJ6vJpqchMkO9rU[/YT][YT]CsSebVuLhPQ&feature=plcp&context=C37de475UDOEgsToPDskIlsNzwekfRQDPtnXJCN00w[/YT]Angelfish can get quite aggressive when they have fry around [YT]n4K_OcvS-Zo&feature=plcp&context=C36085f7UDOEgsToPDskJ9B8apxSeGL5kh-e9Q796Z[/YT]They will even attack you!!!!!! [YT]isMlY8_VRTU&feature=plcp&context=C3db3046UDOEgsToPDskJBjujqTu2bYZ_JWaSCCXbF[/YT]After not believing it the first time I tried again!!!![YT]u6T3mf-2BFI&feature=plcp&context=C3202e54UDOEgsToPDskLt60Hv4h75m80aD4YxaQJP[/YT]I stoped bugging them since it stresses them out and left them alone with the fry. The next day I attempted to feed the fry. Success !!!!! full bellies !!!! [YT]NQrsg0_yUJQ&feature=plcp&context=C35f93edUDOEgsToPDskLkQVbe_N1PgNdEjF3wa-o-[/YT]Soon after I took out the parents. The fry are growing fast. ( DAY 21) [YT]1UmxNPWEcY4&feature=plcp&context=C3397976UDOEgsToPDskJWzCmnbgBuXGoonKobkmju[/YT]They are getting bigger everyday ( 1 MONTH) [YT]MYO_eCbjjmM&feature=plcp&context=C3750871UDOEgsToPDskIXS8kT1uBQaKSE60o1pIVq[/YT]Fins are developed ( 1 1/2 MONTHS) [YT]bZrjRCtW_uE&feature=plcp&context=C3ee8138UDOEgsToPDskKBxWojpJtzN1h4E6MrKl0x[/YT]Looking more and more like the parents. Some color and striping showing ( 2 MONTHS)[YT]5aa2dVGJ9ss&feature=plcp&context=C363a1e6UDOEgsToPDskIROHYY22xbdv91v16_rODK[/YT]Close Up Zoom[YT]thRXUW_B-qE&feature=plcp&context=C394078cUDOEgsToPDskKc0YXWrv8iw3JA7zlPxxED[/YT]Which brings us to present day. I will add videos of their progression. Thanks for watching
     
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    Very nice! Thanks for sharing those videos. I bred angels a long time ago, and this really brings back memories. Like a lot of people, I could never get reliable parents and ended up hatching the eggs in a separate container almost exclusively. I think your pair's experience in a community tank most likely instilled the parenting instinct in them. A theory at least.
    And you display is awesome as well.
     
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    That is so cool!
     
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    Amazing journal! And awesome angels, you going to have them up for sale soon?
     
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    Great videos!!! Love your tank!!
     
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    that's awesome how protective the parents are and didn't eat the fry. great vids! Great quality too!
     
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    I was lucky. So far all 3 pairs are good parents. I they learned their lesson laying eggs in my big tank. Because of that they take extra care of their young.
     
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    Yes. As soon as they start out growing my 29G breeder I will have to start selling them off. I will keep a few in my big tank.
     
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    Thanks!!!! Glad you like it.
     

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