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post #1 of 5 Old 03-29-2009, 03:07 AM Thread Starter
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Arrow help identifying african cichlid

today we got this guy from petsmart. he was labeled "assorted african cichlid" max 4"

if anyone knows what he is please let me know.. thanks!!!!!




he has a light purple/blueish color with darker stripes that sometimes fade


note: the aqua blue eyes and the 2 blue stripes across his face



any suggestions as to what he could be are welcome!

thanks!

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post #2 of 5 Old 03-29-2009, 02:00 PM Thread Starter
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i think he is a labidochromis lividus
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post #3 of 5 Old 03-30-2009, 07:38 PM Thread Starter
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anyone? please
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post #4 of 5 Old 03-30-2009, 08:04 PM
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its hard to tell if the fish is a juvenile or an adult, but to me it looks like it could be a male kenyii morphing into his adult colors............Does it look like its changing colors?
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post #5 of 5 Old 04-02-2009, 08:40 PM Thread Starter
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he changes color depending on his mood..
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