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Can anyone help me ID this guy? He is so pale and sick.

I rescued an African fighter cichlid who was in horrible conditions. He was in a 2.5 gallon tank that was half full. The filter sponge was covered in bright orange sludge and black mold. I cannot believe he has survived for 3 years in this tank. The poor thing lays on his side at the bottom. He is severely malnourished and has a hard time swimming straight (fins are pretty short so I think they rotted away). I have him in a 5 gallon bucket with a heater to bring him back to health. He is a fighter and determined to reach the surface for food. I floated a plastic container with shallow water on top and put him in there so he can rest and eat.
 

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I would say he's Mbuna- My first thought was a red top zebra or Hongi but Not sure because he looks silver? Poor fish - hope he comes through.
 
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