ID help please

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ID help please

Post by roday1129 » Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:43 pm

Hi can anyone help me identify what type of geophagus this is? The store where I purchased it wasn't sure and I'm having trouble finding a match online? Thanks in advance. photo attached.

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Re: ID help please

Post by Darrell Ullisch » Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:58 pm

That's Gymnogeophagus balzanii, a female I think.
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