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Old 10-18-2013, 05:36 PM   #1 
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Elephant Ear Ventrals

I've noticed that all the EEs I encounter have scrolled up /curled up ventrals rather than the flowy ones. Is this part of the EE genetics (like the almost non existent caudal peduncle on DTs) or is it just me?


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Old 10-18-2013, 06:44 PM   #2 
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I think its just bad breeding and bad water. 95% of dumbos are bred for their pectorals only so every other aspect of finnage and form is left out. The internet has pictures of normal ventral EE

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Nice :)

Maybe they're just selling the culls at the lfs. I also realize that I haven't seen any EEPKs...


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+1 Trilobite
Not sure what their water requirements are but with perfect water, they should be nice and flat (no curls).
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Old 10-19-2013, 12:25 PM   #5 
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Yes you are going to be getting rejects at the petstore. If you want a nice EE or big ear you are going to have to find a breeder or have one imported.
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