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Full3R
05-28-2008, 11:54 AM
I bought a cuban cichlid, and read on the net that they are sometimes confused for Jaguar or Aztek cichlids, does anyone have any pictures of juvenile Cubans or Jags for me to compare my young two incher to?

Lady Hobbs
05-28-2008, 12:22 PM
http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?t=21961&highlight=jaguar+cichlid

Here a beauty.

Full3R
05-28-2008, 12:38 PM
my little guy looks like that, only more black on him them white, not much more, but hes only 2 inches...
i'll try and get a pic, but hes pretty camera unhappy
hes nice otherwise, the camera just scares him

Demjor19
05-28-2008, 01:22 PM
my little guy looks like that, only more black on him them white, not much more, but hes only 2 inches...
i'll try and get a pic, but hes pretty camera unhappy
hes nice otherwise, the camera just scares him

mine used to be almost completely black when she was a baby. we bought her at 1/2".

here was mine at 3".

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t244/KaraJ0/Monster%20Fish/DSCN1559.jpg

Edit: i just found one of her at 1-1/2"...having a little snack (this is the oldest i can find). she no longer eats feeders (for the record). : )

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t244/KaraJ0/Monster%20Fish/DSCN0684.jpg

Full3R
05-29-2008, 11:52 AM
Thanx!
that really helped
im guessing mine is infact a cuban
it has a much smaller mouth and looks totally different from yours!
i still love her all the same
shes with 1 discus, 1 black ghost and 6 texas cichlids, shes boss of the tank

Demjor19
05-29-2008, 06:53 PM
i would still love to see a pic!

Full3R
05-31-2008, 06:49 AM
Here are a picture
not the best
but the best i could get

Demjor19
05-31-2008, 03:04 PM
Here are a picture
not the best
but the best i could get

yep...thats a Cuban alright! very nice too! i cant wait to see it as it grows!

Full3R
05-31-2008, 03:39 PM
shes pumpin along!
she was about an inch the week i bought her which was the first week i started working and now shes 2.5" now in just 3 weeks
Im planning on buying her a three foot tank for just herself and a possible mate

Full3R
06-01-2008, 06:44 AM
Heres another photo, I tried to upload more but it wouldnt allow me

William
06-01-2008, 08:56 AM
If it don´t allow you to upload more you can make a second post and add another picture in that etc.

bitteraspects
09-25-2008, 07:02 AM
heres some of my baby jags

http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b126/bitteraspects/IMG_9564-1.jpg

http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b126/bitteraspects/IMG_9563.jpg

Demjor19
09-25-2008, 02:00 PM
This is a pretty old thread.