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Old 05-07-2012, 08:54 PM   #1
 
Confirm this cichlids ID

I've been told this is a textilus, but I know nothing other than that. Can anybody confirm what species this is?

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Old 05-07-2012, 09:06 PM   #2
 
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Labidochromis textilis
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Old 05-07-2012, 09:17 PM   #3
 
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CORRECTION IT IS NOT a Textilis.

It is a Labidochromis joanjohnsonae female!

They look similar but are two separate species.

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Old 05-07-2012, 09:40 PM   #4
 
It's only about an inch long, how can one tell what sex it is?
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Old 05-07-2012, 09:47 PM   #5
 
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Males are Blue from birth and only the females are gold/orange like that.
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Old 05-07-2012, 09:51 PM   #6
 
Ah, ok thanks
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