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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    Feeding a lot of live baby brine and frozen copepods seems to have brought out a lot more oranges? Not sure if it's maturity or diet influenced, but just thought I'd note that just in case. Just updating with some new pictures. I imagine this is about peak coloration for them, but they always...
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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    The fry are doing super. Twice daily feedings of baby brine shrimp is really all they're getting right now. They grow like weeds compared to rainbowfish, which is what I usually breed. The parents aren't always showing the colors in my pics, but they do but on their dark markings when I've...
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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    Thank you! The pair exhibited signs of cleaning different locations and digging pits for a couple weeks before the female disappeared with her clutch of eggs. So hopefully you're close? Dietarily I didn't really change anything up. Though my pair like bloodworms, I am allergic and try to handle...
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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    Here's a pic of the female tending to the fry. Both male and female have exhibited very good co-parental care but the female takes on a a larger role in the rearing of offspring
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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    Just to provide a quick update. The bimaculata have spawned in a seed pod and have made excellent first time parents so far. The fry have just started to become free swimming and exploring the edges of the seed pod cave. No triggers were necessary to induce breeding and parameters were as such...
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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    I assume I recieved mine from the same source as you. So they should be similar in age. The male has packed on quite a bit of size since arriving around the end of june. You could try adding a small makeup mirror to coax them into better colors for photography. The female has her white vent down...
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    Ivanacara Bimaculata

    Attached are some images of my Bimaculata. Similar to adoketa, extremely variable in color based off their mood
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