I Think I Got Two Different Barbs?

Discussion in 'Fish, Snail, Worm And Pest ID Help' started by Violetskies, May 23, 2018.

  1. Violetskies

    VioletskiesValued MemberMember

    I went to my LFS to get odessa barbs, and I thought I knew what they looked like, but then there were these gold ones, and I thought at first that they were male and female, but now I'm not sure...here's a picture of some of them...
    Edit: In the store and in the bag, when they were so stressed, they didn't look as different because none of them had much color.

    Last edited: May 23, 2018
  2. Platylover

    PlatyloverFishlore VIPMember

    Yes, two different species. The gold ones are barbodes semifasiolatus.
  3. MikeRad89

    MikeRad89Well Known MemberMember

    You got Gold Barbs and Odessa Barbs.
  4. OP

    VioletskiesValued MemberMember

    Thanks, I went back and they exchanged the golds for more Odessa.

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