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Re: bluenose shiners

Hey John,

 Spawning is not my forte, but have you tried temperature fluctuations as
well as feeding profusely and water changes.  (actually these aren't my
ideas...Ray Katula shared these with me a few weeks back...giving credit
where it is very much do)



 Those Red S. doing ok?

On Sun, 12 Jul 1998, J.F. Laurent wrote:

> I collected some bluenose shiners last year.  I have two females that
> are about to pop with eggs.  I placed the two females and two males
> in breeding colors in a 10 gallon tank, gravel substrate, sponge filter,
> spawning mop on the bottom and the surface.
> To date they have not initiated and spawning behavior.  Any suggestions?
> John