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Old 03-23-2014, 12:30 AM   #1
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I got this guy about a month ago. He has doubled in size since and developed this blackish line. The Lfs that I picked him up at sold him to me as a Crimson tide. My question is was I dupped? And if not does the coloration improve? Don't get me wrong I am still very impressed with this one
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Old 03-23-2014, 12:31 AM   #2
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This is it
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I think I did ok. This is an adult crimson. I think the patterns are matching up
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Defiantly not a crimson tide, looks more like a flameback (the last pic you've uploaded)
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:49 PM   #5
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i agree it looks like a flameback. the crimson in the photo you posted has a solid black line across its face and eye. in the pic you posted this line appears to be absent.
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the picture of your fish appears to be absent
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Old 03-24-2014, 05:07 PM   #7
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I wonder what it is then?
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Old 03-24-2014, 05:10 PM   #8
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Mine is only a juvenile. 1 1/2" just starting to color
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Old 03-24-2014, 07:16 PM   #9
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I think I did ok. This is an adult crimson. I think the patterns are matching up

That is not a adult crimson tide... That is a adult flame back!!
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I get that. I'm trying to figure out the juvenile not the image I posted after
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