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Thread: New rare fish.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boundava View Post
    Are they a pair-as in boy/girl? Looks like it just based on coloring. Not familiar with pike.
    Zebrina cannot be sexed through coloring. You need to have an ultrasound for 100% confirmation, or you wait for them to spawn and then have fry. They do get sexually mature at ~9.5" standard length.

    https://reefbuilders.com/2014/06/05/...pike-cichlid/#
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    I was told they were a pair, male and female by the importer who deals with these Zebrina for a living. He's been dealing with pikes especially Zebrina for years.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
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    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rocksor View Post
    Zebrina cannot be sexed through coloring. You need to have an ultrasound for 100% confirmation, or you wait for them to spawn and then fry. They do get sexually mature at ~9.5" standard length.

    https://reefbuilders.com/2014/06/05/...pike-cichlid/#

    Great info, not familiar with pike-but thought they could have slight color differences like amny other fish do. That link is very neat, thanks for sharing.

    Quote Originally Posted by luke77 View Post
    I was told they were a pair, male and female by the importer who deals with these Zebrina for a living. He's been dealing with pikes especially Zebrina for years.
    I hope that the importer is correct. Wonder if they can be bred? If so you are sitting on a fortune, lol
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    Yeah I know but as far as I know I don't think they have been bred in captivity.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    Always a first time
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    Added the pikes to the 220.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    other 3 pikes hiding?

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    No had to remove them. Wasn't working out.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    They seem shell shocked at the size of the tank. They definately are the stars.
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    They look good in there.

    What kind of filtration is on this big tank?....I see 2 HOB's, and a canister?
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