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Went to a friends house today and he had got a whole lot of new cichlids from a person who had to get rid of his tank , And he has a pitch black cichlid looks very similiar to a electric blue sort of shape cept he is pitch black will have to get a picture but just thought it was strange anyone know what it is ? , he has no idea and the person he got them off has no idea either ....

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could be a dominant adult male crabro (Pseudotropheus crabro) , they will turn allmost all black in colour.

my male looks very similar to these fellas below

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@ Mbunamad , Nah it has no white on it

@ Ash , Sort of but it has alot longer sort of face shorter sort of body top to bottom

If i have sometime in the next couple days ill go up to my friends house and get a picture ,

Anyone else got any ideas ???/

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looks like a mloto midnight

any idea where he got it?

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they tend to change colour fast, sorta lighter stripe down nose

and a copadichromis spot on side when stressed

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He got it from a guy that had to get rid of his tank and all his fish a couple weeks ago , he asked the guy he received it from and he doesn't remember what it is or where he got it.

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