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What Fish Is This?

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Offline princess puddleduck

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What fish is this?
« on: January 10, 2018, 12:50:55 PM »
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My fish is about 15cm long. It has the body of a Geophagus brasiliensis but that face... It has the face of a parrot. Any ideas? I managed to contact the previous owner who bought the fish as a tiny baby. The whole batch had this same type of face.

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Re: What fish is this?
« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2018, 01:42:47 PM »
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Parrots are a hybrid/crossbred fish... is it possible that this is also a hybrid?

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Re: What fish is this?
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2018, 02:30:06 PM »
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There are no commercial hybrids of these to my knowledge. Looks like a brasiliensis with a slightly deformed mouth.

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