Cross River Puffer

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Cross River Puffer

Postby CrossRiver on Mon Jun 25, 2012 2:48 am

Hi,

I am a newbie on Puffer fish. Just got a Cross River Puffer to share with all expert.
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby CrossRiver on Mon Jun 25, 2012 2:53 am

Size : 9 inch (230mm) from head to tail
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby Tim on Mon Jun 25, 2012 3:21 am

Handsome fella :)
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby Arny on Mon Jun 25, 2012 5:48 am

Cool looking puffer :)

How much was he?

Was he hard to find?
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby Fahaka Fakka on Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:10 am

Impressive cross river puffer...is he not wiping out the other fish? My Fahaka won't let anything survive for long
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby GSPicthus on Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:16 am

Wow Awesome puffer to start out with. Wish I could find one. Congrats!
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby CrossRiver on Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:41 am

Arny wrote:Cool looking puffer :)

How much was he?

Was he hard to find?


Very rare & priceless. I think this is the only Cross River Puffer in Singapore.
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby CrossRiver on Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:42 am

Fahaka Fakka wrote:Impressive cross river puffer...is he not wiping out the other fish? My Fahaka won't let anything survive for long


All other fishes & ghost shimp are for food, eat quite a lot.
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby RVS on Mon Jun 25, 2012 7:11 pm

is he at FW or BW?
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby puffykid on Mon Jun 25, 2012 8:14 pm

FW

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Gorgeous puffer, and lucky find!
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby scpion on Mon Jun 25, 2012 8:51 pm

Dude.. that must have cost a bomb here! Congrats on the rare find.
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby Terrance on Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:57 pm

Share pics AND experience owning that fish please!!
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby CrossRiver on Tue Jun 26, 2012 2:39 am

Main diet - MP, pond snails, feeder fish, ghost shimps & Superworm (it favourite food).

Tank size : 90cm x 45cm x 45cm - placed on-top of ray pond and water continously feeding at 5 hours tank turnover rate.

More photos below.
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby PolishPuff on Tue Jun 26, 2012 11:09 am

What a great looking puffer you got there :D

Congratulations on that rare find :thumb:


Edit; Please, please take care of him/her
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Re: Cross River Puffer

Postby Arny on Wed Jun 27, 2012 1:54 pm

Nice pix mate, can you get a video of him please :)
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