What Kind Of Fish Is This?

Discussion in 'Fish, Snail, Worm And Pest ID Help' started by LittleBlueBetta, Jul 31, 2017.

  1. LittleBlueBetta

    LittleBlueBetta Valued Member Member

    I got some fish for free along with a tank and supplies earlier, but I can't figure out what kind of fish they are. Help?
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    I know the one on the right is a zebra danio, i'm asking about the other two.
    Also, yes, they are in a bowl right now, but will be moved to a larger tank in a few minutes. Thanks in advance for your help!
     
  2. pacmanfrog101

    pacmanfrog101 Valued Member Member

    I think they may be head and tail light tetras but not sure
     
  3. Kenny777

    Kenny777 Well Known Member Member

    Looks like some sort of tetra not sure what kind tho.
     




  4. DoubleDutch

    DoubleDutch Fishlore Legend Member

    Think they are Gold Tetras
     
  5. OP
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    LittleBlueBetta

    LittleBlueBetta Valued Member Member

    yes, the only thing i found that kind of resembled them looked like head and tail light tetras.
     
  6. LucyC

    LucyC Valued Member Member

    I'm probably wrong, but glass fish maybe?
     
  7. pacmanfrog101

    pacmanfrog101 Valued Member Member

    Glass fish are more Arrowhead shaped I think, but those crossed my mind too
     
  8. JesseMoreira06

    JesseMoreira06 Well Known Member Member

    to me it seems like the two on the left were injected with coloring and after a while they lose them all but they are Tetras , the one of the right seems to be zebra Danio can you get a closer pic to that one?
     
  9. S

    Sepehr Well Known Member Member

    Some kind of Hemigrammus ocellifer maybe?
     
  10. OP
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    LittleBlueBetta

    LittleBlueBetta Valued Member Member

    yes the one on the right is a zebra danio. It's the other two that i don't know.
     
  11. DoubleDutch

    DoubleDutch Fishlore Legend Member

    No they look wasted cause of stress.
     
  12. OP
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    LittleBlueBetta

    LittleBlueBetta Valued Member Member

    that's the scientific name for Head and Tail Light Tetras, so i guess that's what they are.
     
  13. JesseMoreira06

    JesseMoreira06 Well Known Member Member

    I guess it might just be my eyes then , I seem to see some pink and blue on them but in smudge spots/lines like the coloring has slowly disappear.
     
  14. Fashooga

    Fashooga Fishlore VIP Member

    The two on the left appear to be white skirt tetras to me.
     
  15. chromedome52

    chromedome52 Fishlore VIP Member

    They are tetras, but a positive ID may have to wait until they settle into a tank and show their true colors. As they look in that photo, there are about 200 species that they could be. They are definitely not White Skirts, nor Glass Fish, which are Perch, not Characins. Hemigrammus ocellifer, the Head and Tail Light, is a strong possibility, if the spot on the caudal peduncle gets a red spot above it, and the upper part of the eye.
     
  16. DoubleDutch

    DoubleDutch Fishlore Legend Member

    They don't seem as high shaped as H.Ocellifer CD
     




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