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Old 10-08-2013, 02:11 AM   #1
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identify this cichlid for me?? :)

I bought a stray fish from a pet store and they didn't know what kind it was. I'm puzzled as well. Help me out?
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:18 AM   #2
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You bought a fish from a lfs that couldnt id it? Not sure I would go back to that store again unless it was walmart and if it was I would only go back for everything except fish advise...

Hars to tell with that pick but it doesnt look like a cichlid. Check here.

http://www.cichlid-forum.com/article...us_gallery.php
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:37 AM   #3
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Could it be a type of barb?
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:39 AM   #4
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Maybe! Ill have to check into some images. I was thinking a type of ram?
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Turns out he's a bolivian ram
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:51 AM   #6
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Cool good luck with your ram!=)
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:57 AM   #7
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it looks like a hybrid to me its got very different markings than a bolivian ram has
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:29 AM   #8
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That's not any ram I've seen
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:34 AM   #9
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He looks more like a super young flowerhorn with the black spotting and metallic than a Bolivian ram.
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Old 10-08-2013, 06:36 AM   #10
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He could be a hybrid. He looks most like a bolivian ram to me. Hes super young. Like I said, surprise fish!
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