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I bought this fish in a local store's mixed african tank. It originally was light to med. blue with dark stripes. Approx 4-6 months ago he turned yellow with faded stripes. Is he a male saulosi who reverted to female colors due to being non-dominant. He resides with several red zebras, peacocks, a lab and joanjohnsonae. If not a saulosi, what is he/she? Thanks for your help.

 

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That is a Metriaclima lombardoi (Kenyi) Male....
 

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CICHLUDED said:
That is a Metriaclima lombardoi (Kenyi) Male....
yes, cleary and nice color for one that is "non-dominant". Usually the Kenyi would become one of the top fish
 

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one more for Metriaclima Lombardoi. Saulosi males will turm from yellow to blue, and the Lombardoi males turm from blue to yellow.
 

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Thanks so much, I'm posting a few other fish that I am not sure about, again from a large mixed chiclid tank at the local aquarium. I've just been trying to ID them from pics.
 

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I see on your tanks you have a 55 gallon, thats gonna be a problem, it is recomended that kenyi be in a 5 foot tank minimum
 
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