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  1. Default What sex is my ram?


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    My gbr looks like it could be either sex. Need to find it a mate. I'm thinking it's a male?

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    Looks extremely female to me.
    125 - BGK, pictus cats, silver dollars, kissing gouramis, palmas bichir, delhezi bichir
    125 - Red severum, bolivian rams, Turquoise rainbows, irian red rainbows, loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, pearl gouramis
    90 - Congo tetras, african knife, elephant nose, spotted ctenopoma, upside down cats

    QTs - 29, 20H, 20L, 10

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    I thought my female died :/ I'm awful at sexing these guys

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    Default What sex is my ram?


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    They can be tough - I see a pink belly which is usually female. The fish also looks rounder than a male, and it has blue specks in the black spot (not a guaranteed method). All things point to female IMO
    125 - BGK, pictus cats, silver dollars, kissing gouramis, palmas bichir, delhezi bichir
    125 - Red severum, bolivian rams, Turquoise rainbows, irian red rainbows, loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, pearl gouramis
    90 - Congo tetras, african knife, elephant nose, spotted ctenopoma, upside down cats

    QTs - 29, 20H, 20L, 10

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    That's all the female characteristics then! I'll get a male eventually. Or maybe a pair and move the one that doesn't pair up to my 55?

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    Putting a male and a female together may or may not result in a pair. A tried and true method for ensuring a well bonded pair is to let them sort it out - get a bunch, let the pair form and then return the rest.
    125 - BGK, pictus cats, silver dollars, kissing gouramis, palmas bichir, delhezi bichir
    125 - Red severum, bolivian rams, Turquoise rainbows, irian red rainbows, loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, pearl gouramis
    90 - Congo tetras, african knife, elephant nose, spotted ctenopoma, upside down cats

    QTs - 29, 20H, 20L, 10

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    Quote Originally Posted by jaysee View Post
    Looks extremely female to me.
    +1 jaysee, that looks like a girl.

    Try to get two males and three females again like jaysee said and you might get a pair. I was lucky my first two paired up. Then when the female passed. I waited and looked for another female and that took two or three months. Now they are trying to breed. So good luck.
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    Yep, definitely female. She's even wearing lipstick.
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