Identify this cichlid
Tropical Fish

Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources » Freshwater Fish and Aquariums » Freshwater and Tropical Fish » Cichlids » Identify this cichlid

Identify this cichlid

This is a discussion on Identify this cichlid within the Cichlids forums, part of the Freshwater and Tropical Fish category; --> About a month ago i picked up this ci:-ihlid from a LFS and they told me it was a Managuense cichlid. It does not ...

Check out these freshwater fish profiles
Discus
Discus
Jack Dempsey
Jack Dempsey
Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools vBmenu Seperating Image Search this Thread vBmenu Seperating Image
Identify this cichlid
Old 12-17-2011, 02:18 AM   #1
 
Question Identify this cichlid

About a month ago i picked up this ci:-ihlid from a LFS and they told me it was a Managuense cichlid. It does not look like one or is it?
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Mystery Cichlid.jpg (93.0 KB, 38 views)
Tylermoore303 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2011, 07:01 AM   #2
 
rrcoolj's Avatar
 
Lol one of my favorite central american cichlid, Hypsophrys nicaraguensis. My pair was so coloarful and so uch fin too keep I regret getting rid of them. Truly unique and stunning fish.
rrcoolj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2011, 01:51 PM   #3
 
Thanks alot, been trying to identify it for a while now. Both names are so similar; Managuense and Nicaraguensis.
Tylermoore303 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-18-2011, 07:35 AM   #4
 
rrcoolj's Avatar
 
Yes but they are very different fish. One fun fact about these guys is in the wild nics have been seen aiding female dovii in raising their fry.
rrcoolj is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Identify this cichlid badbl Cichlids 6 08-27-2011 10:01 AM
Identify This Cichlid paul83 Cichlids 12 10-13-2010 08:13 AM
Identify This Cichlid Please paul83 Cichlids 6 08-17-2010 05:55 AM
a creepy fish cichlid photo. plus others of cichlid fry redchigh Freshwater Journals 2 02-24-2010 12:38 PM
Small Cichlid with Medium Cichlid andrewr2488 Cichlids 6 12-14-2009 05:55 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:24 PM.