No eggs

Discussion in 'Breeding Fish' started by fishfinger94, Dec 11, 2009.

  1. f

    fishfinger94 New Member Member

    My angle fish is making passes over a leaf but no eggs are coming out and it does not have a mate it is only about 3 to4 months old. It is in a 3 foot tank with 4 other angel fish one of them is an adult.

    It has now started to lay but I don't know why because it has no partner

    :animal0068:Hello. I've merged your posts since there wasn't a response between.
    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 13, 2009
  2. kribensis keeper

    kribensis keeper Valued Member Member

    it is normal for many fish to do this and anglefish are one of the main ones if it has no partner then the eggs will be white/clear milky colour signifying that they are not fertilized if they are fertilized then they will be yellow so because yous has no partner it will just eat the eggs as they are very nutrtious and are not fertilized.
  3. Aquarist

    Aquarist Fishlore Legend Member

    Hello. It's very common for females of a lot of species to lay eggs without a mate. It's just part of their cycle and it happens.
  4. OP

    fishfinger94 New Member Member

    Thanks for the info guys
    but does any one know if it will do it again
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2009
  5. kribensis keeper

    kribensis keeper Valued Member Member


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