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post #1 of 4 Old 03-30-2010, 01:16 PM Thread Starter
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Question Unknown African Cichlid??? need id

Would anyone be able to id this lil terror.... ive tryed, looked everywhere but just can't find any info on him??? or her??? at the mo he is about 2 inch and his eyes are really large, there even bigger then the dominante Mbuna male and he's the biggest in the tank at 5-6 inch... i bought cause ive never seen one before in a shop but havent a clue what he is lol.... please help...http://photos-c.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs494.ash1/26982_1408522137441_1364083716_1121301_1840589_n.j pg
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post #2 of 4 Old 03-31-2010, 01:35 AM
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Looks like a juvi Peacock.

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Thank's for that mollies.... Have you any idea what sex??? i've looked on there profile and it say's male's colours come out even when juvenile, so i'm guessing this maybe a female???
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Well could be. But since its in with diffrent kinds of cichlids. it could show is male colors later on. I would say female tho to. Not a 100% tho.

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75 gallon, African cichlid tank
55 gallon, African cichlid tank
40 gallon, African cichlid tank
10 gallon, QT
Brakish
30 gallon, Mollie tank
55 gallon, brakish tank
Salt
150 gallon, Reef
40 gallon, QT
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