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Paratilapia polleni

Postby cbryan1976 » Sun Sep 19, 2010 6:18 pm

Hi Guys, anyone ever had paratilapia polleni? How do they mix with other africans? How's there temperament? God knows how I'd ever get hold of any, but they're good looking fish... Any experiences/photo's you'd like to share?
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby Tony » Sun Sep 19, 2010 6:24 pm

hi chris,

yes i have kept them with malawis,,if you must have one only get ONE as they are very agress to each other,,,i also know where you can get one,,nice fish but grow big !!
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby cbryan1976 » Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:04 pm

How big is big Tony? Seen a few different numbers online... ... also pm'd :handgestures-thumbup:
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby Tony » Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:23 pm

mine where about 10" when i sold them got them at 2" and had them for about a year :handgestures-thumbup:
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby cbryan1976 » Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:27 pm

That's a nice size and growth rate... will have to do some digging...
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby malawibob » Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:48 pm

Not my cup of tea, but I hope you find some or as Toni says 1
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby Tony » Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:50 pm

they are stunning fish

there staple diets quite simple too
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby cbryan1976 » Sun Sep 19, 2010 10:30 pm

Care to share what you fed them on Tony? :handgestures-thumbup:
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby Tony » Sun Sep 19, 2010 10:44 pm

cbryan1976 wrote:Care to share what you fed them on Tony? :handgestures-thumbup:


malawis :handgestures-thumbup:
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Re: Paratilapia polleni

Postby Jimbo » Sun Sep 19, 2010 10:46 pm

:laughing-lettersrofl: :laughing-lettersrofl:
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