Sexing Multispinosa

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Concaj1
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Sexing Multispinosa

Post by Concaj1 » Sat Nov 02, 2013 10:17 am

Hi, Could anyone help me sex this Herotilapia Multispinosa, It has come in for a bit of rough time of late and I need to move it. However, it's sex will influence which tank I move it to.

Thanks all.

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Bas Pels
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Re: Sexing Multispinosa

Post by Bas Pels » Sun Nov 03, 2013 2:50 am

I think it's a male. They are not the easiest to seks when young, but once the longer fins are developed in the males, one can be certain of who is a male. Still sometimes a male caqn look female, but that's not the case here

Concaj1
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Re: Sexing Multispinosa

Post by Concaj1 » Sun Nov 03, 2013 11:35 am

Many thanks, I have a female in Spawning mode so its his lucky day!

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