Re: [RML] What do the eggs look like?

Adrian R. Tappin (atappin at ecn.net.au)
Sat, 05 Apr 1997 14:55:18 +1000

At 23:39 4/04/97 GMT, Cary wrote:

>As long as we're hitting the topic of eggs, has anybody else noticed
>that freshly laid fertile rainbow eggs have a slightly yellowish
>color, and infertile eggs seem to be totally clear?

Yes, but quite often their diet can influence the colour of the eggs.
Blue-eyes eggs can go a real rich honey colour when fed newly hatched Brine
Shrimp yet when fed standard aquarium fare their eggs are basically clear.

Adrian.
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