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Old 11-25-2013, 12:24 PM   #1
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Black and blue bumblebee male

Just thought I'd share my dominant male in my mbuna tank. He's about 5". Sorry for the glass reflection, the tank is actually at the family business instead of at home.
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Old 11-25-2013, 02:08 PM   #2
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Nice bee, mine is the biggest in my tank.
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Old 11-25-2013, 03:40 PM   #3
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My Crabro is my favorite. Big personality but a softie so far. The Chipokae is boss in my tank.
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Old 11-25-2013, 03:50 PM   #4
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My Crabro is my favorite. Big personality but a softie so far. The Chipokae is boss in my tank.
Man mine is too lol thought they were suppose to be aggressive my boss is a red zebra
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Old 11-25-2013, 11:37 PM   #5
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That's a sweet Bee! Love how they can change colors. Mine has been really nice but I know he can be tough if need be.

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Old 11-26-2013, 01:44 PM   #6
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He's very cool looking. I have a female that's a hybrid producing machine. I have male bee x probably ice blue? That always breeds with my female bee. Usually I just let her spit in and tank and the fry are never seen. But I did a big water change and caught two survivors and I'm growing them out. They are black and yellow and seem to have way more stripes than your average bumblebee.

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Old 11-26-2013, 04:52 PM   #7
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Wow I love your yellow and black stripy fish. What is he?
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Wow I love your yellow and black stripy fish. What is he?
It's a bumblebee Cichlid
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Mine looks nothing like most bees it can be darker than the picture almost black
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They tend to change color a lot. They get darker when they are stressed or not dominate. They get bolder stripes when they decide to show some dominance
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