Messages 2 Reaction score 0 Experience 1 year My little 2 in. -Hey guys, I’m starting to get out of the fish hobby I don’t want to, I just can’t find a fish I want to keep! Next Last. What are some of your favorite fish? It is said that for a long time hatched fry with this bluish coloration were consider runts and were discarded. I feed them fish food twice a day. Malawi bloat is a type of aquarium fish disease that is most common among African cichlids.This disease manifests in the form of symptoms such as swelling in the abdomen, rapid breathing, loss of appetite, discolored feces and lolling at the bottom of the tank. That woman also tried to get me to buy oscars for my 29 gallon. Unlike a lot of their relatives, the mellow nature of this fish plays a big part in the high success rate that breeders have with them. Re: Jack Dempsey cichlids -08/24/08 Growing Jack Dempsey Fry Thanks for your email. The GT apparently will grow at about 1.5-2 CM per month. Possible growth on electric blue acara? You sound like you took great care of that other Jack Dempsey. Topic: My electric blue jack Dempsey seems to growing very slowly. If you buy them under a inch, then it will feel like it would take longer, I have had mine since last year of spring break and he has grown close to 4 inches now.Unless you can find one that is grown 3 inches already, then it wont be as bad. Feb 14, 2020 - Explore Deverick McKenzie's board "Jack Dempsey Fish" on Pinterest. Sick Electric Blue jack Dempsey II Hi Chuck Is the Furan-2 from API the medication that you recommend? But I no longer have a big tank so I currently have guppies and bettas. Once these fish have reached the 4-5 inch mark in their growth they’re able to breed. -I need some ideas please. Thanks for the help Steve < Check the ingredients on the box. The species has got Rocio name by the name of its describer’s wife; in Spanish “rocio” means “dew” and indicates the presence of sparklet-spots in the fish coloring.Specific name of the fish “octofasciata” comes from Latin words “octo” (eight) and “fascia” (a belt or a stripe) and it is translated as “eight-striped”.In fact the fish has definitely more than eight stripes on its body. Nowadays a new color of this fish becomes more and more popular – electric blue acara cichlid (Nannacara sp. Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Growth Rate. View Complete Details. Male is larger, more deep bodied and brightly colored. Central and South American Cichlids . Why? The name of the fish says about its color. Unlike a lot of their relatives, the mellow nature of this fish plays a big part in the high success rate that breeders have with them. This HD video shows me hand feeding my electric blue jack Dempsey ( ebjd ).At 8 inches long, he is my favorite aquarium fish, and the star of my fish room. Electric Blue Acara Breeding Electric Blue Acara breeding is something that pretty much anyone can do. Nov 29, 2010 #11 I got mine on nov 09,2009 he was 3" and now he is 6" … Get another oscar! Go. Always moving, always scavenging, and always entertaining. 12"? The attractive Black Belt Cichlid Paraneetroplus maculicauda (previously Vieja maculicauda and Cichlasoma maculicauda) is a popular choice for both beginner and experienced fishkeepers.As with most cichlids, the Black Belt Cichlid is an intelligent fish and can come to recognize and respond to a particular owner. Neon blue). blue; dempsey; ebjd; electric; jack; peoples; thoughts; Prev; 1; 2; Next; Page 2 of 2 . Patrick . There really isn’t a true answer to how fast your fish should grow but an average of a couple inches a year sounds about right. Cichlids. The Jack Dempsey can reach up to 10 inches long, with thickness to boot. -Unless you get them from a reputable breeder who guarantees their gender, you won’t really know until the breeding starts. -Red tail black shark and black convict cichlids are my favorite right now. Central and South American Cichlids. Share this post. My favorite fish are all natives to Florida… Gulf Coast pygmy Sunfish, Okefenokee pygmy sunfish, Florida flag fish… I also have a 30-year passion for cichlids… Especially Central Americans and West Africans… I also really like my South American cichlids… Madagascar has some very unique cichlid species that I also really really like… Even though most of them are illegal to keep where I live much of central Africa is home to some species that I truly covet. -Mine does that too but it makes me wonder. MFK Member. They are awesome fish and I love mine but arowana are beautiful and I also love flowerhorns. There is great debate as to whether this fish has been hybridized or genetically altered … ... Electric blue Jack Dempsey (How to keep a happy healthy little "Bruiser") Growth and Development of Bolivian Ram Fry. Prev. Apr 6, 2019. Before its current name, the first was known as Cichlasoma, Archocentrus, and Heros. lets start with some basics a Jack is a lot harder to sex then most cichlids but if you know what your doing its a breeze. 1; 2; 3 … Go to page. Coptapia said: They … The store owner told me that they don't get nearly as large as the "normal" JD, and it would be fine to keep a single specimen in a 30 gallon tank. $17.95” 3 Means of Introductions in the United States From Froese and Pauly (2019): “Accidentally released from aquaria and established populations were recorded in Florida.” From Nico and Neilson (2019): “Means of Introduction: Likely aquarium release in most cases, with the possibility of … Expand signature. Jack dempseys grow pretty fast. Central and South American Cichlids . -Hey guys, I’m starting to get out of the fish hobby I don’t want to, I just can’t find a fish I want to keep! As per your setup, I would say provide a flowerpot or a stone slate. By DGraf, 4 years ago on Tropical Fish Diseases. They can get to about 12” but that’s exceptional. In a matter of a few months, the dempsey outgrew ever other fish in that tank, and made a snack out of my CAE and 4 inch shark! I’m thinking of doing some parrot cichlids or some loaches. “Pulcher” is Latin for “beautiful”, and the appearance of this fish lives up to its name.The aequidens pulcher was first identified by Theodore N. Gill in his 1858 book Synopsis of the Fresh Water Fishes of the Western Portion of the Island of Trinidad, WI. It's no need to apologise I don't want to sound arrogant. Cichlids. Lots of fishonality. Hope this makes sense. Cichlids. 8.22.18 So I was able to finally pick up and bring home this beautiful 6"-7" EBJD male. Unfortunately the pair had been kept in an African cichlid tank in the fish shop so fins were in a bad state. The electric blue Jack Dempsey is one of the most recent and spectacular genetic mutations to come into the tropical fish hobby. And he tries to fight my pleco. I have a soft spot for JDs. Not a super fast growing Cichlid in comparison to the Oscar for example, but not incredibly slow … My new Electric Blue Jack Dempsey fish have arrived in the mail. One of the oldest cichlids in the trade, the Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) got its name from the famous 1920s boxer, who, like this fish, was known for his aggressive nature and striking features. If there 1 inch now how long will it take for them to grow to 2 inches? 10"? I’d like to get around 6 young ones (1.5-3”) if anyone knows where I can get them. Both were about 1 inch then. Keep in mind they do get big 8"+ so plan make sure the tank mates will reach the same growth rate. Go. Coptapia. I suggest a 4 foot tank minimum for a jd. Origins . Prev. ;) That purchase isn't urgent if you are doing as well by him in the ten-gallon as your were treating your other Jack Dempsey. planted aquarium fish tank. Then again, she was in a 75 gallon so there was no aggression until she started laying eggs. 742 742. MFK Member. P. probassfisher010 Feeder Fish. The quality of fish food is probably your problem. Thread starter Bluesandtwo; Start date Jan 10, 2020; Forums. 1; 2; 3; First Prev 3 of 3 Go to page. MFK Member. Electric Blue Acara Breeding. He doesn't seem to have been bullied all day today though, intact the two of … -Severums? Baby Electric Blue Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) Building Up Aquarium Male genital papilla is antrorse (it has a shape … This is something that is brand new as of today, I am 100% sure he did not have this growth on him as of last night. Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Growth Journal. He also often darts at the side of my tank if someone is moving and he can see it. The electric blue acara fish is a subset of the aequidens pulcher species. That 55 would probably be fine for him. ... it would be good to see if they continue to grow at similar rates. Perfect condition. Jack Dempseys have generally longer bodies and long flowy fins. Jack and Jill, my Jack Dempsey growth and development thread. Rs 4,950 . Electric Blue Acara breeding is something that pretty much anyone can do. If it’s not alone or a mated pair, I’ve found that you need to have at least 5 to keep their aggression down towards each other. Growth Size; Tank Size; Water Temperature; Pregnant & Babies; Species & Types; Male or Female; Fighting & Chasing; Lifespan; Aquarium Guppies. Cichlids. He has grown from 2" to 7" in 5 months lol. She believed that “the cold water corys would be eaten by the viscous juvenile German rams.” I wasn’t feeling well and didn’t want to go through the trouble of finding the manager. I used to have parrot cichlids and such, but ever since I lost my oscar I’ve stopped caring. So many chain stores are terrible simply because the employees are clueless and rude. A distinctive feature of the Electric Blue Jack Dempsey is loyalty to one partner throughout life. Thread starter #1 J. Jack Frost New Member. Distribution- Jack Dempsey are native to the Atlantic slope of Central America, from Rio Chachalacas and Rio Paso San … I will regularly post updates and new pics. Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Growth Rate? “Electric Blue aka Powder Blue Jack Dempsey cichlid (Rocio octofasciata “Electric Blue”), Tank Bred! -Well i can put him back in the fifty five I’ll just put the little angel fish in the thirty gl and put the platty in a five gallon there’s only three. I used to have parrot cichlids and such, but ever since I lost my oscar I’ve stopped caring. Advanced Aquaria Discussion Forum. ;) That purchase isn't urgent if you are doing as well by him in the ten-gallon as your were treating your other Jack Dempsey. Feb 14, 2020 - Explore Deverick McKenzie's board "Jack Dempsey Fish" on Pinterest. Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Growth Rate. Keep in mind they do get big 8"+ so plan make sure the tank mates will reach the same growth rate. MFK Member. Diversifying the brands of foods really helps as well. Any suggestions? Tue May 10, 2011 1:09 pm. The average size of a Jack Dempsey in adulthood can be 10-15 inches at most. Within the past 10 years, another variation has emerged, the electric blue Jack Dempsey (EBJ). I had read an earlier article in TFH detailing its origin. Followers 12. With proper care, the life expectancy of Electric Blue Jack Dempsey is 10 years. Here is another good one: freeze dried brine shrimp cubes sold on amazon. It really depends on tank … From what he told me, both species have a slow growth rate, the dempsey having a slower growth rate than the GT, about just over 1 CM per month. Maybe my 55g aquarium isn’t large enough? Mar 11, 2019 251 351 77 30 London UK. Possible growth on electric blue acara? Recommended Posts. The impressive size along with its interesting behavior and handsome color pattern make it a favorite among cichlid lovers. Central and South American Cichlids. Topic: What are good tank mates for an electric blue jack Dempsey? The body color is gray and blue with several vertical black bands and sparkles scattered over the body. Once these fish have reached the 4-5 inch mark in their growth they’re able to breed. So I thought I'd put an on going thread up of my EBJD, documenting it's growth. Loves severums Feeder Fish. -We lost our yellow koi betta and I kinda stopped caring as well. Is it possible that this is just something … Jack Dempsey fish is native to Central America Atlantic hillsid… Aug 31, 2011 2,635 5 0 California. Apr 27, 2009 8,485 4 0 Michigan. Full grown electric blue jack Dempsey fish updates. Growing very fast! -Our angel was alone (of course with many other fish species) for over half a year, we just introduced the new angels about a week ago and she did well. Go. Hello all, today I discovered what appears to be a growth developing underneath my electric blue acara's eye. Within the past 10 years, another variation has emerged, the electric blue Jack Dempsey (EBJ). Contact Seller Ask for best deal. I’d like to get around 6 young ones (1.5-3”) if anyone knows where I can get them. 10” is about the normal maximum. It is an exceptionally brilliant fish that would make a beautiful addition to any suitable tank. This species has become an invasive species in Thailand, Russia, and the United States; The bright blue Jack Dempsey is the result of a genetic mutation. All Rights Reserved. Look for Nitrofurazone.-Chuck> Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Bacterial Infection On Electric Jack Dempsey 1/26/11 Hi, I have some concerns about my electric blue jack Dempsey. This species has become an invasive species in Thailand, Russia, and the United States; The bright blue Jack Dempsey is the result of a genetic mutation. You might bide your time until your shop puts their 55s on sale or what … Electric blue jack Dempsey stunted growth 6/1/15 I have a 60 gallon fully cycled aquarium. Tank was set up 2 months ago. how fast would a 3.5 inch electric blue JD grow in a 210 gallon tank with a 4 inch african tiger fish (hydrocynus vittatus) a 8 inch black arowana, 4 inch Vampire tetra (hydrolycus armatus) and a 4.5 inch Indo datnoid. Member. So just to get this straight the jack Dempsey grows 1cm a month and the GT grows about 1.5 … What is the growth rate of these fish and what could I be doing wrong? the male we got we weren’t sure on the gender. The body colour is a uniform bright, metallic, medium dark blue. Elecric Blue Jack Dempsey Growth rate? Well it’s a situation where it’s in the 30 or it’s getting picked on pretty bad in the 75… not ideal but what has to be done has to be done with the available options…. 3.9 /5 ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★ Rating 3.9 out of 5. pony-tail 276 pony-tail 276 Titanium Member; Forum Member; 276 2,252 posts; … A lot of people just feed bad brands that are full of fillers. The generic growth rate for a jack dempsey cichlid is around full size by 1.5 years. No leaks. See more ideas about fish, freshwater aquarium fish, aquarium fish. When the woman working there learned I was going to put those fish in the same tank she refused to sell me the corys. These wonderful fish are native to Central America, from Mexico further south to Honduras. Certainly it would be more than roomy now. Thread starter steelshade; Start date Aug 25, 2009; Forums. Electric Blue Jack Dempsey need clean, acidic to neutral water as well as live plants in order to thrive, They are realativily easy to keep and should be housed with other semi aggressive fish. The Electric Blue Jack Dempsey is a naturally occurring color-morph of the Jack Dempsey which has often been bred in captivity. 1; 2; 3; First Prev 3 of 3 Go to page. Salvini cichlid, rainbow cichlid, keyhole cichlid and others. Fish Aquarium Home . She was our only angelfish in our large tank, she started laying eggs. I will be watching this one for sure. Flowerhorn Tank Mates? Member . These wonderful fish are native to Central America, from Mexico further south to Honduras. 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