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03/02/2017, 10:03 AM
My male currently has babies in it's mouth. I know it takes about 22 days to let them out. Just wondering what's the best way to catch him or the babies. The fish is in a 265. So not so easy to catch. Are the babies phototaxic to light. Can I use a fish trap with a light.

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03/24/2017, 10:07 AM
Use a turkey baster.

03/26/2017, 12:03 AM
Try putting an urchin in the tank, the fry will live in the urchin for protection and should be rather easy to get them from there

03/26/2017, 08:57 AM
Thanks. Fry didn't make it. Male only held in mouth for 4 days. He probably ate them. His first batch. Think he has to learn to be a good dad

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