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Yo Yo loach eggs? *PIC*

Posted By: shari <sanford9@optonline.net>
Date: Sunday, 9 May 2004, at 10:49 p.m.

At the risk of debunking the idea that yo yo's can't breed until they are large and old please see link below...

This female was bought with a juvenile yo yo pattern at @ 1.5" in February '03. She became gravid after doing large daily water changes and feeding on live foods sometime in late May/June. She never spawned in the tank but remained gravid looking. When she died recently I took out the contents of the abdominal cavity and took some pictures because I had my doubts as to wether she actually carried eggs at all due to the oinions of many of the more experienced loach keepers on this list and other info I found here that stated it was unlikely.

Please check it out and see if this