Ectodus descampsii

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Jeff
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Ectodus descampsii

Post by Jeff » Sun Aug 24, 2014 9:46 am

Anyone have any idea how to sex these beauties?

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Re: Ectodus descampsii

Post by JasonS » Tue Oct 28, 2014 2:36 pm

As they mature the dominant male will be obvious. For the rest, venting? No other way seems certain as the color and size seems to vary past the dominant male. He will do a good job going after and even eliminating
likely sub-dominant males.

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