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Old 08-23-2005, 06:50 PM   #1
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German Blue Rams

Do German Blue Rams come from Germany?
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nope, they are from South America
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then why are they called German Blue Rams
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Because they were bred in large numbers there for the aquarium trade and the bright colours developed through breeding programs... I think it is to distinguish between wild caught specimens and the tank raised specimens.
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