timoid2012 timoid2012
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  • Posted on: 23/1/2016 20:35
Can anyone identify this fish #1
I found two of thesee fish in a batch of river scrimps and wanted to kniw what fish this is and also if it is warm water or cold water. Thanks for any information in advance.

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  • Posted on: 24/1/2016 9:44
Re: Can anyone identify this fish #2
The pic isn't very clear at all, but from the shape of the head and eye position I think it might be a mudskipper. These fish have very specialised requirements - most importantly and area of land as they spend a lot of time OUT of the water. The water in the tank (about 1/3 of the tank volume) should be brackish (slightly salty) too. Brief article about them here.