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Topics for 2018
Topic # Discussion Topic Views Replies No. of pictures Last Reply
7973
Req: Identify this fish please
Posted on: 16/07/2018 11:46:01

Yesterday my family went on an island. And while we were on the shore i find this fish and caught it. I thought it was already but its not. So now i decide to pet this. But i dont know what kind of fish is this. Please help me.
8 0 2 No reply
7972
What kind of fish is this???
Posted on: 14/07/2018 05:21:48

Whilst travelling in Vanuatu we found this black and brown looking fish that hung out near a water outlet in the bay. It only came out at night time and appeared to change shape depending on the angle that it was viewed from. Here is a rough drawing I did.
11 0 0 No reply
7971
What is this
Posted on: 11/07/2018 06:51:44

Hey all. Looking for some help identifying the attached fish. It was caught around Harris Nexk, Georgia. Thanks in advance for any help. Frank
18 2 2 Sciaenidae, al...
17/07/2018 23:32:13
By : Pete Liptrot
7970
What is this
Posted on: 11/07/2018 06:51:00

Hey all. Looking for some help identifying the attached fish. It was caught around Harris Nexk, Georgia. Thanks in advance for any help. Frank
8 0 1 No reply
7969
fish
Posted on: 08/07/2018 02:12:15

Does anyone know what name and species this fish ? they live in freshwater or marine
37 0 1 No reply
7968
Does anyone know what species this is?
Posted on: 06/07/2018 03:04:31

Looks like a salmonid but the mouth and dorsal fin looks very different
31 1 1 Ayu, Plecoglos...
17/07/2018 23:33:49
By : Pete Liptrot
7967
Fish
Posted on: 01/07/2018 06:22:20

I live in mexico and they have a fish called Lengua can any body tell me what fish family it is in?
21 1 0 In the search...
11/07/2018 15:13:36
By : FishBase
7964
ID
Posted on: 13/06/2018 12:52:13

Can anyone help with this ID The picture was taken in Sangalaki Island, Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia It has been suggested this is a juvenile Sea Lamprey but as far as I know these are not found in Indonesia. The only other idea was a baby Thyrsitoides marleyi Anyone with any ideas would be greatly appreciated. Thank You
57 2 2 To me it looks...
05/07/2018 20:46:07
By : Lars Bindholt
7963 59 1 2
11/06/2018 17:17:14
By :
7962
Help with Id
Posted on: 10/06/2018 03:11:01

Can anyone identify this Cichlid please
36 1 1 Young Vieja me...
02/07/2018 20:01:04
By : Pete Liptrot
7961
Help with ID
Posted on: 08/06/2018 10:20:36

Hi can anyone identify this fish please
46 3 2 this is very g...
09/06/2018 15:47:45
By : roshani parihar
7960
Help with Id
Posted on: 05/06/2018 09:49:46

Hi can anyone identify this freshwater fish. Thank you
50 2 1 Thank you for...
10/06/2018 14:57:27
By : Lorraine Brennan
7959
Help with Id
Posted on: 05/06/2018 09:49:01

Hi can anyone identify this freshwater fish. Thank you
37 1 1 Sorry same fis...
10/06/2018 14:59:42
By : Lorraine Brennan
7958
Help with ID
Posted on: 04/06/2018 12:48:40

Can anyone name this freshwater fish please
34 0 1 No reply
7957
Help with ID
Posted on: 03/06/2018 11:16:43

Hi can anyone help with this fish, we have it a long time with no idea of ID The picture was taken in Lumbalumba, Indonesia! Any help would be greatly appreciated Thank you
31 0 1 No reply
7956
Help with ID
Posted on: 03/06/2018 10:03:12

Can anyone identify this freshwater fish Thank you
32 0 1 No reply
7955
help with id
Posted on: 27/05/2018 10:38:57

Can anyone identify this cichlid please
36 0 1 No reply
7954
Help with id
Posted on: 27/05/2018 10:18:57

Hi can anyone identify this Cichlid please
39 0 1 No reply
7953
need help with identification
Posted on: 22/05/2018 03:04:37

small (4cm) salt water, atlantic, new england, shallow water, large eye, brownish color, 3 vertical, black stripes along body, 2 red pelvic fins, white underbelly, non bottom feeder, fanlike tail, possible spine near dorsal. please please please help with identification! email @[email protected]
50 0 0 No reply
7951
unknown fish
Posted on: 23/04/2018 01:15:31

I took the photos myself in the Red Sea/Egypt. The fishes were both times moving around pretty fast. It has not got a parrot fish like mouth but rather that of a Hemigymnus. At first attempt the photo have not been uploaded
132 1 5 http://www.fis...
30/04/2018 11:25:15
By : FishBase
7950
unknown fish
Posted on: 22/04/2018 07:08:44

I took the photos myself. The fishes were both times moving around pretty fast. It has not got a parrot fish like mouth buth rather that of a Hemigymnus.
83 0 0 No reply
7949
FISH ID PLEASE
Posted on: 14/04/2018 02:20:29

Can anyone help me to ID this fish? Someone told me it's grass carp but the dorsal fin is extended and longer than grass carp. If it's not, then what it is? Help me, please!
109 2 1 One fish pond...
25/05/2018 23:04:55
By : Alan
7946
Spotted puffer fish care
Posted on: 09/04/2018 03:52:44

Needless to say I was making breakfast this morning which consisted of eggs and I usually keep the shells to make plant food for my plants. And sometimes I use them as straight compost. I had just fed my little puffer Freddy, as I call him, before I started making breakfast and i know he needs hard foods on occasion for his teeth. So long story short can you feed puffer fish egg shells? Like if I wash it can I just put a big ol piece in there and let him gnaw on it haha or is that just like the silliest, half asleep, just woke up question i could think of. I mean I don't feel like it would be bad but I don't know if eggshells contain anything that could be harmfull to my little chunky man.
179 0 0 No reply
7945
Identification please
Posted on: 03/04/2018 10:15:16

This animal came from Papua new Guinea. It's about 12cm long. Can someone help me to indentified it? Thanks Dominique Belgium
103 0 3 No reply
7944
ID Eastern Pacific Puffer
Posted on: 29/03/2018 10:56:53

Is this a different coloration/phase of the Bullseye Puffer (Sphoeroides annulatus), or is this a different kind of Puffer? This was seen off the Pacific NW coast of Costa Rica, in the Eastern Pacific. Thanks for your help!
117 1 2 The original a...
29/03/2018 22:58:50
By : Andy Blackledge
7942
Who am I?
Posted on: 20/03/2018 12:13:04

Sadly I dont know where the picture was taken :(
113 1 2 Sorry, the Upl...
20/03/2018 00:40:40
By : Bobb
7941
identify species
Posted on: 04/03/2018 11:45:51

can anyone letme know the scientific name
290 2 3 Taenioides sp
26/03/2018 19:51:59
By : Pete Liptrot
7939
Unknows fish
Posted on: 17/02/2018 03:51:38

can any one ID this fish I got it at walmart it was with some tetra
215 2 1 cant be this f...
20/02/2018 23:50:51
By : David
7938
Unknown Fish
Posted on: 04/02/2018 05:24:33

I found these fish in the store, but I can not identify.
163 1 2 The first fish...
07/02/2018 10:10:08
By : Lorraine Brennan
7937
cheilinus undulatus
Posted on: 03/02/2018 12:51:57

Can you find details of the abundance of this species in the ocean ranges that it is found?
133 0 0 No reply
7835
Unknown Fish
Posted on: 23/01/2018 09:21:03

Want to know what type of fish in this photo.
187 1 1 No picture
07/02/2018 10:11:05
By : Lorraine Brennan
7833 133 0 0 No reply
7832 146 0 0 No reply
7812
Scientific name
Posted on: 22/01/2018 04:20:54

Hi all.. Please have a look at this still from the wonderful video from Rio Negro. Can anyone tell me he scientific name of this fish please? I've not been able to find it anywhere... Thank you all in advance!
177 1 1 Cannot see the...
07/02/2018 10:12:25
By : Lorraine Brennan
7634
butterfly fish (Chaetodon) northern Buton Island, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia
Posted on: 10/01/2018 12:45:05

Can anyone confirm the identity of this butterfly fish (see attached image)? It closely resembles the Pacific double-saddle butterflyfish (Chaetodon ulietensis) but the tail has a white band that I've not observed in any other online pictures of this species. I took this picture at the Ereke fish market in northern Buton Island, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. I didn't have a ruler with me at the time, but this specimen was about 7 cm long. I would like to confirm the fish's identity as part of my work on a local language dictionary. Thanks much. I hope you can get the forum back to where it is working for the scholarly community.
179 0 1 No reply
7607
Fish ID Curaçao
Posted on: 02/01/2018 02:44:22

Near the Mangroves at Curaçao. Any ID help would be appreciated.
198 0 2 No reply


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