Thread: GBR: Male or Female?
02-03-2014, 01:26 AM #1Junior Member ConvictDwarf PufferBarramundiJack DempseyEsox LucieusCatfishTrident SharkCharacidiumStarfishPlecoAdminKiller WhaleThe Berserker SushiSiamese Fighting FishA darn nice guyLoachQueenGreat white shark (admin)
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GBR: Male or Female?
I bought a new GBR recently and wanted to know if it is male or female.
I currently have a female in the tank. Both were bought from the same store. I bought one Thursday, then had non-buyer's regret and went back to buy the other on Friday. When the new fish joined the female in the tank, she acted very excited and put on a display as if they were previously a mated pair and had been re-united. However, now that "he" has colored up, "he" has a pink tint. As for the fins, its hard to tell but they often look rounded and not pointed. What do you guys think? Here's the best picture I could get of the fish before I added to the tank.
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02-03-2014, 04:16 PM #2
It does look like a female from that picture. Welcome to the A.C.Warning; Bulldog Pleco guarding my Sons tank now..
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02-03-2014, 05:32 PM #3
Yep, definitely looks female. It has a pink belly and a noticeable vent.
02-03-2014, 09:28 PM #4
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