Re: [RML] Peacock gudgeons in AFM

Bruce Hansen (bruceh at powerup.com.au)
Tue, 25 Apr 2000 07:07:50 +1000

I found 3 things were important to Peacocks - a good tight cover glass (I
lost more from jumping out than all other causes combined), pH (neutral to
above) and food ( they are carnivores and seem to need live or at least
frozen).

Also remember that they are territorial so enough space and cover helps -
BTW it always was interesting to see how variable the amount of black in the
females anal fin could be. This is usually the earliest sex difference to
become evident - just occasionally there is none and you need to rely on
body shape, fin size, colour etc and you need more mature fish for that.

Regards,
Bruce Hansen
president at angfa.org.au
Please visit us at http://www.angfa.org.au

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gary Lange" <gwlange at stlnet.com>
To: <rainbowfish at pcug.org.au>
Sent: Monday, April 24, 2000 5:53 AM
Subject: Re: [RML] Peacock gudgeons in AFM

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