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Mycael 09-09-2007 07:50 AM

Male or Female? Species?
IS this fish male or female also if anyone could tell what spesices it is that would also help

Lupin 09-09-2007 07:58 AM

Hi Mycael.

There is no way to distinguish sexes of goldfish species except males having tubercles at the start of spawning season. That goldfish looks like a comet to me.

Mycael 09-09-2007 08:14 AM

Thanks it also help
thanks it also help by the mods moving the post to he Cyprinids and Anyhernids section. lol.


Falina 09-09-2007 10:11 AM

Definitely looks like a Comet. I've no idea how to sex them but as Lupin says it's impossible unless they're spawning so just give him/her a unisex name, LOL!

GregV 09-09-2007 10:28 AM

like butch lol.

i always thought commets are cool, but u like to keep my freshwater and goldfish seperate. - though i dont keep gf anymore.

beetlebz 09-09-2007 11:15 AM


Originally Posted by Julie
I've no idea how to sex them

did you try a 30 pack of beer and some flowers? :bluelaugh: im just on a roll this week.

hmm unisex name... PAT!

Mycael 09-29-2007 02:46 PM

Named Steve after Steve Jobs ( i am a nerd) now has a friend called Bill guess who after...

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