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Re: Rivulus Hartii
How long does it take for killie to be 4 inches? :) I am wondering when
they are going to be ready to breed. I think they are a little bigger
than an inch now.
And 5 gallon tank is too small? hmmm .
On Thursday, August 22, 2002, at 09:02 AM, Catherine Carney wrote:
> Hi Michiko--
> I have half a dozen or so that I'm growing out (and they grow like
> from eggs I bought at National. They get fairly big, around 4",
> according to
> my reference books, so a 5gallon may be too small. I plan on keeping
> them in
> 15 gallon tanks as I get breeding groups established.
> I have found them to be quite tame (once they know where the food is
> from) but Rivulus are notorious jumpers, so keep the tank covered. Also,
> they seem to be big eaters ( and eat anything that fits in their
> mouths), so
> feed them well (flake frozen, live).
> Good luck with them.
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