Breeding yellowheaded Jawfish-Seascope article

Postby ming » Thu Dec 13, 2007 2:31 pm

So your only source of filtration until metamorphosis is the phytoplankton absorbing any nutrients, so therefore there should be a light on the larvae tank I'm assuming. Hopefully not too much poop in the ground
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Postby fishguttz » Thu Dec 13, 2007 2:50 pm

Hey Ming,
Glad to see you joined. What's the current status of your breeding pair of jaws?
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Postby ming » Fri Dec 14, 2007 4:03 pm

I get them to lay eggs, the male holds the eggs and eventually develop the eyes. Then one day they're all gone. I've been trying to keep track of how long it takes for the eggs to develop so I know which day I have to stay up to catch the larvae, but no luck so far.
Heres a pic of the male
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And they dug to the bottom glass so I took a pic of the eggs when he put it down to feed
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Postby Luis A M » Fri Dec 14, 2007 4:35 pm

Ming,awesome,prize winner pics! :D
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Postby BrianPlankis » Fri Dec 28, 2007 11:44 am

I would really like a copy of this article as they will be the third fish I'm going to attempt breeding (after Bangaii and a clown).

Whoever has it in PDF send me a PM and I can give you my email.

Cheers,

Brian
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Postby KathyL » Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:46 pm

I have it. Email me:
kathysclowns( at symbol )sbcglobal.net
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Postby bob21115 » Mon Jan 21, 2008 9:52 pm

Here is a link to all old an current SeaScope issues.


http://www.instantocean.com/sites/Insta ... px?id=1298

Here is the link to the 94 issue

http://www.instantocean.com/sites/Insta ... 1_1994.pdf
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Postby IdahoReef » Sun Jul 20, 2008 11:55 pm

I just got a pair of YHJ's. I am looking for information on how they interact with each other as a pair. For now, they were only together for a few hours and then separated. One stayed in the burrow and the other went on various trips to the sump and once to the floor while preventing a third trip down there. That one has spent a couple of days trying to get down the drains and is now creating a burrow separate from the other although it IS on the same side of the tank where the other decided to move to.

One fish has a spot on the chin, the other does too, but it is extremely faint.
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