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DIY UGF for 1-Gallon Tank

This DIY UGF is slightly different from the one I posted in February 2016. Advertisements

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Opae’ula Breeding at Record Pace in the 10-Gallon

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Opae’ula Post-Larval Stage

The opae’ula pre-adult development cycle lasts approximately 11.5 weeks. The brooding period is 38 days. The larval stage involves two substages: zoea (17 days) and megalopa (11 days). The final stage before adulthood is juvenile (14 days). Adults are theoretically … Continue reading

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Opae’ula Juveniles – Growing Population

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Third Batch of Zoeae – Baby Opae’ula

Last updated 2/19/18 Update 2/19/18: Correction: The zoeae are probably from the same batch reported on Jan. 29.

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Opae’ula Zoeae – Another Batch 3 Feb 2018

Last updated 2/19/18 Update 2/19/18: Correction: The zoeae are probably from the same batch reported on Jan. 29.

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A Dozen Opae’ula Zoeae in 10-Gallon (West)

Last updated 2/19/18 A dozen opae’ula zoeae in 10-gallon west-facing tank. A few berried females, too.

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