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post #1 of 3 Old 06-14-2011, 10:48 AM Thread Starter
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Sexing Panda Corys

I was wondering if anyone could sex my new panda corys :) I have googled a bit and I think I have either 3 girls or 2 girls and one boy?? Could this be right?

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post #2 of 3 Old 06-14-2011, 11:42 AM
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The only way I know to sex corys is by their girth when viewed from directly above. Females are rounder/plumper than males. I can't tell this from your photos.

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post #3 of 3 Old 06-14-2011, 11:49 AM
I can't tell from your pics but I'm not sure if they're full grown yet - its maybe 2f and 1m. My own pandas are full grown and my single female is noticeably much bigger than my 5 males as well as plumper around the belly. Give it time and it'll probably become more obvious what sex yours are
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