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bratyboy2
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has anyone breed the glo fish
Post InfoPosted 15-Feb-2008 04:54Profile AIM Yahoo PM Edit Report 
brandeeno
 
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glo fish are a genetically engineered danio. as far as i know they are infertile or if they breed the offspring are not as colorful by an means.

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Callatya
 
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Yeah, people have. I believe that it is a bit easier to breed glofish to standard but I think I recall that there was an article a few years back in TFH that someone had bred them and that they coloured up like the adults. 50% ones coloured up less so.

They are a bit of a funny one though as they are a proprietary 'product'. I'm not sure where all of that stands now with the Asian fish farms churning out glofish at the rate of knots, but it was a bit iffy to be breeding and selling them at one point.

For animals, the entire universe has been neatly divided into things to (a) mate with, (b) eat, (c) run away from, and (d) rocks.

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