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Randy
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Username: milesteg

Post Number: 260
Registered: 01-2006


Posted on Sunday, April 02, 2006 - 08:34 am:       

Hi,
Does anyone know about how long for a platty to deliver all her babies?
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Russell
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Username: tboy

Post Number: 184
Registered: 11-2005


Posted on Sunday, April 02, 2006 - 11:17 pm:       

Hi.

Normaly there pregent for somewhere between 21-30 days.

And give birth to all there fry in about 3 hours in my experience. but I have read that it can take up to 12 hours.

:-) How many babies did she have?
I need more tanks...
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Randy
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Username: milesteg

Post Number: 261
Registered: 01-2006


Posted on Monday, April 03, 2006 - 06:21 am:       

Hi,
Thanks for your response.
I think I caught her right at the begining of the birth cycle and moved her to a 5.5-gallon with a live-bearer trap.
I estimate 20-25 fry.
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