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post #1 of 10 Old 10-09-2010, 06:48 PM Thread Starter
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identifiy these for me thanks

hi i have a few cichlids in my tank now (all caught by me) and im not sure what they are i know some are mayan cichlids and the other 2 im not so sure any help would be great(bad quality pics but better then nothing
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post #2 of 10 Old 10-09-2010, 07:11 PM
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Not sure on the striped one but the one in the middle of the pic looks liike some kind of Parachromis...maybe a Dovii or Loisellei. Or could be Managuensis. Can you get a clearer pic?

150 Gallon - Mostly American Cichlids
135 Gallon - Angelfish Community
75 Gallon - Odd couple (Polleni/Angelfish)
55 Gallon - African tank
20 Gallon Long - QT
10 Gallon - Empty

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post #3 of 10 Old 10-09-2010, 08:37 PM Thread Starter
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ya let me try i have the crappiest phone in the world lol
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post #4 of 10 Old 10-09-2010, 09:01 PM Thread Starter
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here is the one in the back
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post #5 of 10 Old 10-09-2010, 09:05 PM Thread Starter
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the one in the middle possibly a jaguar cichlid? and if so what is its proper name?
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post #6 of 10 Old 10-10-2010, 12:04 AM
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Jaguar cichlid is the common name for Parachromis Managuensis.

150 Gallon - Mostly American Cichlids
135 Gallon - Angelfish Community
75 Gallon - Odd couple (Polleni/Angelfish)
55 Gallon - African tank
20 Gallon Long - QT
10 Gallon - Empty
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post #7 of 10 Old 10-10-2010, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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okay thanks and what about this one? possibly some talapia hybrid?
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Maybe Tilapia Buttikoferi.

150 Gallon - Mostly American Cichlids
135 Gallon - Angelfish Community
75 Gallon - Odd couple (Polleni/Angelfish)
55 Gallon - African tank
20 Gallon Long - QT
10 Gallon - Empty
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post #9 of 10 Old 10-10-2010, 08:15 PM Thread Starter
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nah those are way to dark if it helps i have have caught some that are huge and when they get around full grown the edges of the fins turn read and they have a more greenish hue on there scales but the eyes always stay red
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