Nandopsis Haitiensis

  1. btate617

    btate617 Well Known Member Member

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    Some more pics of these two.

    Female

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    Male

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    He has been very busy putting the sand where he likes it.
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    He was very determined to fit through this little pot.
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    Pair

    How bout a kiss.
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    For size reference that is a 10" pot.
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    Brian
     
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    bolivianbaby Fishlore Legend Member

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    Beautiful fish, Brian! Looks like you'll have a spawn soon.

    Congratulations!
     
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    Wow! How big are these guys?
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    Thanks, and lets hope on the spawn.


    Female is 6" and the male is around 8-8.5"


    Brian
     
  7. Tony G.

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    wow! they are so beautiful!
     
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    awesome pics...congrats on the new kids!!!
     
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    Thanks Tony and Shawnie!
     
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    Wow! They're amazing. I love seeing the pics of them in spawning flirtation mode! <3

    *edit* :;ot Love the new sig, Shawnie! Ken told me yours was pretty awesome! :happy0064: I love this time of year.
     

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    :;laughing I just love the one of the boy trying to fit through that gap. Tell me, did he make it? :giggle: They really are something special, thanks so much for sharing them with us.
     
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    Thanks iloveengl and scatty.

    Yes he did make it through, now that he knows he can he won't stop.

    Brian
     
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    I do love Black nasty's and yours are spectacular. I have never kept them, but I do intend to one day.
     
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    Thank you!

    Is that a Vieja Argentea in your avatar, another very cool fish, do you have any or just the pic there.


    Brian
     
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    I have four argentea, they are juveniles at the moment (around 2.5") They are in with my large synspilus pair.
     
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    Looks like you're going to have your hands full with that pair!! ;)
     
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    Thanks all.


    Nice, they are probably the second best Central in my opinion, only behind the "holy grail" of all Centrals Herichthys Labridens.

    Brian
     
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    These two are still doing well together.

    The female appears to be getting a bit more aggressive in getting his attention and coaxing him down towards some pots that are under some different piecies of driftwood.

    So lets hope.....


    Brian
     
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    Our fins are crossed for a healthy spawn, Brian:)
     

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