Guess the new fish

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish and Tank Photos' started by btate617, Dec 26, 2009.

  1. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    A buddy gave me a male and female of these guys.

    Should be a fun fish.

    What are they.......



  2. bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    I have a few questions for ya.

    South American, right?

    Closely related to the jaguar cichlid?

    Do they have a "common name" since you have a penchant for the "difficult to pronounce"?

  3. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    South American.....nope.

    Looks like a jag huh........

    Common name yes it does have one but then google would make you the winner so I can't tell ya......

  4. bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    Sieve cichlids? Please don't tell me their jag's. I will literally smack myself if they are.
  5. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    No but grammodes would be fun to do wouldn't they?

    And no not Jag's, don't tell anyone but I don't like them.....
  6. bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember


    Are they Cuban cichlids? If not, are they Guapotes?

    BTW-as I'm looking for these, I'm getting myself into ALL KINDS of trouble finding more cichlids that I want for these empty tanks. I'm going to need some more double-stacking stands:)
  7. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    Very good yes they are Cubans, Nandopsis Tetracanthus.
  8. bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    Woohoo! I got it! Nope, I did it all by myself. Scary, huh?

    Slug's not even online right now.;D
  9. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    Hey where did my Matt helped you huh

    Good job, and of course I was just joking.

  10. bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    Thank you and I knew you were teasing;)

    I hope you and yours had a WONDERFUL Christmas!
  11. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    Same to you!
  12. SlugWell Known MemberMember

    LOL! Nice fish
  13. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    Thanks Matt.
  14. bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    Hey Slug, I guessed this one, but I'm lost on the other. Wanna help a lady out?
  15. btate617Well Known MemberMember

    He is really busy.....leave him

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