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Help id needed ! #1
Hi I am new to this so an help is gratefully received. I have three of these fish and I don't remember what they are. They are around 7" , I need to get rid of my fish tank so unfortunatly I have to find out what they are as they have to go too. Thanks in advance Tanya

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Re: Help id needed ! #2
Someone may recognise them from that but have you got a photo showing the entire fish from the side?
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Re: Help id needed ! #3
Well they look like cichlids, I can tell you that much I don't suppose you've got a clearer picture?

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Re: Help id needed ! #4
Sorry it's the only pic I had, as I couldn't find my camera. Just found my son's though so hope this is better

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Re: Help id needed ! #5
In the first pic they look a bit like LHG's avatar - golden severum was it? *waits to be shot down in flames, should stick to goldfish*
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Re: Help id needed ! #6
suey2, I just googled it and I think you might be right..
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Re: Help id needed ! #7
Well done Suey, I think you've got it
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Re: Help id needed ! #8
Sorry one other fish I need to find out what it is.... xx

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Re: Help id needed ! #9
I am guessing it could be "Geophagus dicrozoster"

any clearer pics ?
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Re: Help id needed ! #10
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Fishy-Fishy wrote:
Well done Suey, I think you've got it


Woo hoo!!

The other looks a bit like the one in this thread

http://www.fishkeeping.co.uk/modules/ ... ASC&type=&mode=0&start=20

But that really is a total stab in the dark!
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