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So heres what I have going on.

I have a decorative urn. Over the last two days they have moved a large amount of rocks out of the corner near this urn. Now today it looks as though they are cleaning this urn with their mouths and then rubbing their bellies on them....

i looked at the urn and theres nothing visible on it so I dont know if they are prepping the area for spawn or what the deal is.

please advise, thanks
 

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Sounds like breeding behavior.
 

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how long till hatch? (Im going to be out of town till sunday)

How long till the eggs turn colors to show infertility? (All still yellow, was laid yesterday)
 

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bumpin this in hopes to get my questions answered.

Its been over 24 hours only observed 3 milky white ones, most are yellow and about 10% are tan/beige.
 

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Yellow or beige those should be fine. It takes about 3 days for them to hatch into wrigglers and another 3-4 days for them to become free swimming.

The unfertilized eggs turn white pretty quickly, they pop up each day until all the other eggs are hatched and then momma JD will clean up by eating the unhatched eggs.
 
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