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Old 03-08-2013, 06:17 PM   #1
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Cichlid id

I bought this little brown cichlid today from assorted african and wanted to know what type he is


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Old 03-08-2013, 07:10 PM   #2
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Maybe a rusty cichlid??? Google that and see if it looks like that.
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Some of the pictures show the rusty with blue but there were a couple that look just like him
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Old 03-08-2013, 11:06 PM   #4
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If his body is any kind of blue and with those yellow fins.....i think acei
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Can you get a better shot of it when it swims to the front of the tank? It could be many things
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Pretty sure he is a rusty. He is like a golden brown
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Pretty sure he is a rusty. He is like a golden brown
Yea it's just young eventually it will look totally different
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I looked up pictures online and seen some of em stay that color and I seen others that had blue patches on them with the brown. I hope he stays somewhat the same color
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Mine was like that amendments young and turned brown with a purple tint to it. If ya know what I mean
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Yea I read that they were called something because of that purple hue they get I can't remember what it is
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