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Old 12-04-2013, 08:48 PM   #1
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Gender?

How can I tell what gender my gourami is?
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Old 12-04-2013, 08:49 PM   #2
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Depends on what species of gourami really. Do you have a picture? I and other people on this sight can do it pretty easily!
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Old 12-04-2013, 08:51 PM   #3
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Its a powdered blue dwarf gourami. I could try to get a picture.
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Old 12-04-2013, 09:49 PM   #4
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Yes I can't really tell without a pic lol!
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Old 12-04-2013, 10:13 PM   #5
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I don't know if you can tell, but this pic isn't very good.

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Old 12-05-2013, 09:48 AM   #6
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Old 12-05-2013, 10:17 AM   #7
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the fins are blurry, which as far as i know is a strong indicator of gender. Could you feed and get a better picture so hes more still?
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Old 12-06-2013, 01:19 PM   #8
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I'll take a picture soon later today.
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Old 12-17-2013, 10:48 PM   #9
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Old 12-18-2013, 10:06 AM   #10
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Old 12-18-2013, 02:25 PM   #11
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Fins are indicators on regular size gouramies. Most all dwarf gouramies in stores are male the females are a dull grey color that nobody buys so most places don't cary them. I would guess you have a male.
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Old 12-18-2013, 05:56 PM   #12
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Fins are indicators on regular size gouramies. Most all dwarf gouramies in stores are male the females are a dull grey color that nobody buys so most places don't cary them. I would guess you have a male.
Ok thanks!! That's what I was thinking too, but I wasn't sure.
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Old 12-18-2013, 10:53 PM   #13
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Looks like a female to me unless it is really young. The fins are more pointy in males. Is this fish more silvery than blue in color? That is another indication it might be a female. Rivers2K is right about most stores only carrying males, though. I can't tell its color on your image.
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Looks like a female to me.
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Old 12-19-2013, 09:43 AM   #15
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Looks like a female to me.
... Can you please explain to me why, because I'm getting mixed answers here now. Thanks
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Describe the color--is it metallic powdery blue or more silvery in color? If the latter, it is a female.
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Describe the color--is it metallic powdery blue or more silvery in color? If the latter, it is a female.
It's definitely metallic blue in colour, the picture didn't show up that well.
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Sounds like you have a male then!
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Sounds like you have a male then!
Yay! Thanks, he has so much attitude lol
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