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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-27-2016, 01:20 PM Thread Starter
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Siamese algae eater identification

I just bought was I was told was a true Siamese Algae Eater but after getting it home I'm not so sure. Can anyone tell me if I got the true SAE or is it a false or a flying fox?
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Re: Siamese algae eater identification

Below are images of known specimens.

The top one is an SAE

This one is the flying fox.

I think the differences are very obvious, so i vote SAE
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Re: Siamese algae eater identification

Flying Fox for sure. Sorry for the late reply
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Re: Siamese algae eater identification

I believe that's a CAE because IMO the SAE black stripe goes through the tail.

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