Altifrons?

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Andersp90
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Altifrons?

Post by Andersp90 » Thu Jan 05, 2012 6:18 am

Is this an altifrons or or an cf/aff?

http://www.amazon-exotic-import.de/Gall ... %20Eva.htm

It seems to have vertical bars wich altifrons is not ment to have?

What do you guys think?

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Re: Altifrons?

Post by Florent » Fri Jan 06, 2012 2:19 pm

Near Manaus and without spot in the middle of the flank, the fish match with G. altifrons. Be careful with bands or the operculum mark because in original description the author talk about preserved fish and sometime some feature aren't visible

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Re: Altifrons?

Post by Andersp90 » Mon Jan 09, 2012 7:01 pm

Thx! :)

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