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Old 08-20-2012, 12:00 AM   #1
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Fish vs. Turtle

This has been around for awhile but some may not have seen it, one of my favorite cichlid videos. Watching parents defend their young is one of their most fascinating behaviors.

Fish vs. Turtle - YouTube
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I've seen that before that was one of my most favorite fish videos ever
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Old 08-20-2012, 01:18 PM   #3
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That is super cool. What feisty critters! Thanks for linking that, I had never seen that before.
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Wow!!! Thats pretty funny and very interesting. Am i the only one the feels kinda bad for the turtle? Lol
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I was rooting for the turtle...
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This video inspired me to plan out my cichlid pond.
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The wife said, "poor turtle". And I told her, "its life. The parents are just trying to protect their family" lol.
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Did you see the size of the mouth on those cichlids?!? Neat video.
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Did you see the size of the mouth on those cichlids?!? Neat video.
They're boulengerochromis microlepis, they are the worlds largest cichlid.
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Yep that's how it goes in my tank Haha lol.
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