Aquarium Setup • Breeding questtion

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Breeding questtion

Postby Djmikeyd1388 » Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:23 pm

I have a male OB red zebra mbuna. He is definately trying to breed with the female OB. But i swear he is trying to bred with the female maingano as well. is this possible to do at the same time.
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Re: Breeding questtion

Postby DJRansome » Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:49 am

Yes mouthbrooders crossbreed especially if there are not enough females of their species...4 females is a good number.

But aggression behavior can look like spawning behavior as well.
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