Tatia gyrina?

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Tatia gyrina?

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Picked these 4 that have been sitting at the lfs for a while.
Back right is a male?
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Unfortunately, when I zoom in on the photos, I can see only one fish clearly in any given photo. I can confirm that you have one male, but I can't tell if you have two, or three.

I've got two males myself, but no females. :-(

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Largest of the 4
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Hey, The first photo looks like a male to me, the second is in the wrong position to sex, but, the rest all a bit harder, they appear to just be old enough the rest in the photos look male but this is not for sure.
Personally I have 4 females and 2 male gyrina. These are fun, they don't know when to stop eating and their belly can become larger than their length.
Sorry I couldn't help further.
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Catfish-ologist wrote: Thu Apr 28, 2022 2:50 pm Hey, The first photo looks like a male to me, the second is in the wrong position to sex, but, the rest all a bit harder, they appear to just be old enough the rest in the photos look male but this is not for sure.
Personally I have 4 females and 2 male gyrina. These are fun, they don't know when to stop eating and their belly can become larger than their length.
Sorry I couldn't help further.
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Thanks, I will work on trying for some better picks. Once I placed a light over them they wouldn't sit still.
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Confirmed I have 3 males and a female. I caught all four and by comparing the known male to the other 3 made that I'd. Wouldn't cooperate with the camera guy though.
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