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So i got home tonight with the plan of moving my Demansoni to a 10 gal tank (and then eventually back to the lfs) so that I could move some other smaller fish into my 30-gal. My Demansoni is 2-2.25 inches and shares his home with only one other fish, a kribensis that is probably 1.5 in. Anyway, all of a sudden i notice that his jaw looks full....hmm. Is she (didn't know for sure) holding? I tried to feed her and for the first time that I can remember she wouldn't eat. I didn't think these fish did this unless there was a possibility that they could be fertilized. I'm assuming the Kribensis wouldn't be able to, but what do i know. Can someone help me out and educate my ignorance. A photo of the "holding" Demansoni is below.

http://s1131.photobucket.com/albums/m55 ... C00545.jpg

Also, she's been doing this weird thing were she bumps the gravel with her mouth (which is typical) but afterwords it looks like she's chewing. Any ideas?

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Yeah she is holding eggs. They will hold unfertilized eggs for a little while but usually will spit them if they arent within a week. Either way if she is the only Dem in the tank they are hybrids (Obviously) so I would either strip the eggs and let the fish eat them or at the very least inform the LFS that they are not pure when you bring her there.
 
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