AVOCADO PUFFERS

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AVOCADO PUFFERS

Post by freshpuffer1 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:05 pm

Can anybody tell me about them? Just want to know their behaviors and stuff. (Don't have any room for one though. :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: )

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Re: AVOCADO PUFFERS

Post by Pufferpunk » Fri Dec 14, 2018 11:35 pm

Ecact same care/feeding as GSP but minimum tank size 40-55g.
You are getting sleepy... you only hear the sound of my voice... you must do water changes... water changes... water changes... water changes...

"The solution to pollution is dilution!"

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Re: AVOCADO PUFFERS

Post by pufferjw » Wed Dec 19, 2018 5:34 pm

Pufferpunk wrote:
Fri Dec 14, 2018 11:35 pm
Ecact same care/feeding as GSP but minimum tank size 40-55g.
Except they're FW (probably obvious but thought I should include just in case)
187 Gallon - 1 Signata Stingray
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My Puffers: Filbert, the 12" T lineatus
Punkster, the 4" red T miurus
Mongo, the 4" A modestus
2 T biocellatus
C valentini
C coranata
C papuan
Also kept:
lorteti
DPs
suvattii
burrfish
T niphobles
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Re: AVOCADO PUFFERS

Post by Pufferpunk » Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:42 pm

Tetraodon fluviatilis (Ceylon Puffer), is sometimes referred to as an Avocado puffer.
You are getting sleepy... you only hear the sound of my voice... you must do water changes... water changes... water changes... water changes...

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Re: AVOCADO PUFFERS

Post by pufferjw » Thu Dec 20, 2018 1:03 am

Pufferpunk wrote:
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:42 pm
Tetraodon fluviatilis (Ceylon Puffer), is sometimes referred to as an Avocado puffer.
Oh I thought that they were referring to Auriglobus Modestus.
187 Gallon - 1 Signata Stingray
55 Gallon - 3 Roseline Sharks, 1 Hujeta Gar, 1 Striped Thorny Catfish
34 Gallon - 1 Duboisi Puffer
29 Gallon - 1 Red Congo Puffer
29 Gallon Planted - 1 Striped Redeye Puffer
10 Gallon Planted - 1 Dwarf Puffer
6 Gallon Feeder - Red Cherry Shrimp, Guppies

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Joined: Tue May 31, 2005 11:06 am
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My Puffers: Filbert, the 12" T lineatus
Punkster, the 4" red T miurus
Mongo, the 4" A modestus
2 T biocellatus
C valentini
C coranata
C papuan
Also kept:
lorteti
DPs
suvattii
burrfish
T niphobles
Location (country): USA, Greenville, SC
Location: Chicago
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Re: AVOCADO PUFFERS

Post by Pufferpunk » Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:55 am

I did at 1st but I don't think it's referred to as such. It does look more like a slice of avocado though!
You are getting sleepy... you only hear the sound of my voice... you must do water changes... water changes... water changes... water changes...

"The solution to pollution is dilution!"

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