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  1. Need help sexing electric blue ram

    Cichlids
    I think it's a male, but I'm starting to doubt myself.
  2. Honey Gourami Sexing (with pics!)

    Anabantids
    Hey. So I recently purchased some new additions on a trip and after being transported for 10 hours in a lunch bag cooler filled with heat packs and newspaper on my lap they were home and today I put them in the main tank. Initially I had thought I accidentally got two young males me mind has...
  3. Having the hardest time sexing my Goyder River Rainbow (Melanotaenia trifasciata)

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    When I began adding more rainbows to my bigger 56 Gallon tank about 4 months ago, I read a lot of conflicting information of what the female to male ratio of the fish should be. My goal was really to diversify the types of rainbows I had the most I could with the space I had. I read in some...
  4. Female Guppy Looks Male...or not?

    Livebearers
    I have raised fish on and off for a few years, but recently decided to get back into the hobby. I purchased 5 female guppies and an African Dwarf frog and set up my 10-gallon aquarium for them. Every one was happy, but now some are picking on each other a bit. I'm not worried that they will...
  5. Are my Honey Gourami's male and female?

    Anabantids
    Hi, I have just bought these two Honey Gourami's from my LFS and I'm wondering whether they are male and/or female? Fish 1 wouldn't keep still so I have several shots of him/ her. Fish 1: Fish 2: Also here is a video of them both if the pictures aren't clear enough: Are my Honey...
  6. Been sold some "female" guppies that look male to me 2nd opinion please

    Livebearers
    I have just purchased 5 "female" electric blue split tail Guppies, however I dont think on closer inspection that they are female. however I'm no expert so I thought I'd get some opinions :-) I'll try to get better pics or a video to help :-) Steve
  7. Can someone help sex one of my Rams? (pictures)

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    The LPS sold me these as a Male and Female, but I'm not convinced on the female... SO any of you clever lot out there be able to give me a hand on this one? It's not a problem if they're both males, they have plenty of space and places to hide and they get on fantastic. The Male is quite...
  8. At what age kenyi change their colour ?

    Cichlids
    I just got some kenyi mine are 2 inch long. So at what age they will change colour and I will know which is male and which is female... Can anyone tell me. I am really interested to breed them someday, so I want to be prepared :) and please tell me anything which I should know about these kenyi...
  9. Help Please! Need Help Sexing My Fish :)

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Hi guys Could anyone Help Me In Sexing My Golden Wonder Panchax'x Please? im not sure if it is 2 males, 2 female or male and female pair? 1 is bigger and has a "belly" and also a slight bend in the body (looking from above) with a Black Horizontal Stripe On its side. The smaller 1 however is...
  10. Male or Female for all the African Experts??

    Cichlids
    Not the best photo he/she is a busy bee. This cichlid is a Star Sapphire Placidochromis "Phenochilus Tanzania". Hoping for a male as they are beautiful as an adult. Looking for some expert opinoins. Will try to upload a better pic soon.
  11. Help With Sexing Gourami

    Anabantids
    Can anyone determine for me if my blue/opaline gourami is a male or female? It's the only picture I have posted for my tropical community tank. Tropical Community - 36 gallon Freshwater fish tank Thanks.
  12. How to breed convicts

    Cichlids
    Hi i am getting a 29 gallon tank soon i think and wanted to try breeding convict cichlids, how many pairs can i keep in the 29, how to i breed them, and how do i tell the sex of them? pictures would be helpful:) thanks
  13. Protomelas taeniolatus - Red Empress Fry Sexing Questions

    Cichlids
    My beautiful Red Empress Male is quite the "man" he's making ton babys with the females in the tank. :lol: The oldest group of fry are about 2 months and are about 3/4" long. They all started out looking the same but recently several of them are a lot lighter than the rest. I know they say...
  14. Help me sex these Kribs. (Pics)

    Cichlids
    I asked for 3 Females and 1 Male... not so sure that's what I got. Pretty much 100% sure this one is a male. Here are the 3 I'm not so sure about.... The very last one I'm thinking is a female. The other 2 have really pointy, although not so swooped dorsal and anal fins... but the...
  15. Sexing adult jewel cichlids

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    There seems to be a lot of conflicting information when it comes to sexing adult cichlids. I have a tank full of jewel cichlids and I wanted to try to sex them... preferably without venting them. Does anyone have information about sexing this specific species of Cichlid?
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