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by croyle
Mon Apr 30, 2007 9:50 pm
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Cichla Digestive Problems
Replies: 1
Views: 3156

Cichla Digestive Problems

I am currently keeping a large pair of cichla monos. I have recently noticed swelling and red atypical coloration around the anus of the female. 3 weeks now. Also the female's faeces is an unusual shape and is passed in spherical shape chains. However the fish is still eating well and looks okay? Wh...
by croyle
Mon May 08, 2006 6:51 am
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Re: sexing cichla monos
Replies: 1
Views: 2604

Re: sexing cichla monos

Thanks pam for the quick reply, I checked out the venting site and it had some great info. However not really in the mood to try and catch the little guys out to check. Interestingly i was in my local aquarium on the weekend and they had just bought a pair adult cichla monos. Had a chat with the sto...
by croyle
Tue May 02, 2006 9:44 am
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Sexing Cichla Mono's
Replies: 1
Views: 2686

Sexing Cichla Mono's

HI, at present i'm keeping 5 cichla monculus (spelling?) in a 6x3x2 tank and having some pecking order problems. I understand they generally do best in a nuclear family type arrangement but at around 25 cm long they are hard to sex. Can I sex them at this age? If there are multiple males in the tank...