One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

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One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by hadla » Mon Jul 21, 2014 8:06 pm

They do this like once or twice a week lol one will swim towards the other who then puffs and acts all grumpy!

Then it'll deflate and get all sulky :roll:
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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by DMD123 » Mon Jul 21, 2014 8:57 pm

Cool picture! My hairy seems to now do this every evening for no reason.
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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by RTR » Tue Jul 22, 2014 11:59 am

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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by Biff Malawi » Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:24 pm

I had a turgidus who would float around near the filter intake. He would wait until it had almost sucked him up against it, then he would puff swim around in circles, deflate and repeat a few times, then just swim away, same time every morning.
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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by casc » Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:46 pm

That's a weird looking puff

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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by hadla » Tue Jul 22, 2014 1:29 pm

casc wrote:That's a weird looking puff
It wasn't a full puff... Last night, I saw it puff normally
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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by casc » Tue Jul 22, 2014 6:34 pm

Ah. I have a porc whose a perfect spiky ball when puffed. I havnt really seen many other puffers puffed up.

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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by DMD123 » Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:45 pm

When my hairy puffer gets inflated it does not look like a symmetrical ball. The majority of it seems in the belly area, just like the photo of the turgidus.
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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by hadla » Tue Jul 22, 2014 9:35 pm

Yeah it seems like freshwater puffs inflate just under their body but marine puffs form a ball
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Re: One of my silly turgidus parents puffed XD

Post by bertie 83 » Wed Jul 23, 2014 7:57 pm

If freshwater puffers fully puff they resemble a ball too, at least my fahaka did. Probably a little semi puff
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