Two zebra to sex

We all know how difficult it is to identify the sex of these fish, so please post a picture in here and we'll try to help you (or at least give an educated guess!).
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Two zebra to sex

Post by AleGer » Mon May 31, 2010 7:10 pm

Two zebra:
Fish 1 Size 6.5 cm TL
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Fish 2 Size 6 cm TL
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Post by Jaz » Tue Jun 08, 2010 9:31 am

I'm really bad at this, but I'd say both females. :)

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Post by twinspots_goby » Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:23 pm

1st one looks alike a female. not sure on second one though due to blury photo.
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Post by AleGer » Wed Jun 09, 2010 7:34 am

Thanks for replies.
I hope they are both females.
I know that second photo is bad. I'll try to take a better photo.

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Re: Two zebra to sex

Post by AleGer » Sat Jul 17, 2010 7:39 pm

New photos of the same fish.

Fish 1
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Fish2
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Both (Fish1 - on the right, Fish2 - on the left)
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Re: Two zebra to sex

Post by Stevie.K » Sat Jul 17, 2010 9:35 pm

My guess would be 2 young males, but I may not be right.
Are they about 2 to 2 1/2 years old? :)

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Re: Two zebra to sex

Post by AleGer » Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:01 am

I have them a little more than 9 month. They came to me in a size 5 cm TL. What age they were then I don't know.

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Re: Two zebra to sex

Post by Rob » Sun Jul 18, 2010 9:40 pm

Hi AleGer

Based on the last photo I would say that one of the left was almost definately a young female. The one on the right however could prove to be a young male if it's odontodes (whiskers on its cheeks), continue to grow. Is the fish on the right quite plump form the side also?

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Re: Two zebra to sex

Post by Barbie » Sun Jul 18, 2010 10:14 pm

From the last photo I also would say young female on the left, male on the right.

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