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Cleaning the Pond
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Posted 07/08/17 11:03 AM
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Found a lot of them dead... Can you ID them for me.
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#475699 - 07/08/17 11:28 AM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Miguel120]
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Registered: 08/08/14
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Loc: Oakwood,Texas
Tilapia

P.S. welcome to the forum . Feel free to jump in and become part of the Pond Boss family.


Edited by Pat Williamson (07/08/17 11:57 AM)

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#475705 - 07/08/17 01:08 PM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Pat Williamson]
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Registered: 06/11/17
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Loc: FL
Thanks Pat, for your quick response. Is this is a blue Tilapia ?
Definitely I will be using this forum, I have an 1/2 acre pond that I just deepened and cleaned.
Thanks again,
Miguel

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#475708 - 07/08/17 01:44 PM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Miguel120]
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Looks to be... we don't see the blue ones in Texas, least I haven't. Maybe Bobby Rice or Rainman will chime in on what species it is

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#475882 - 07/11/17 03:13 PM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Pat Williamson]
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Looks to me like a blue tilapia, yes.
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#475884 - 07/11/17 03:32 PM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Miguel120]
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Tilapia for sure. The species are pretty hard to correctly identify to species especially since they hybridize and yours are dead which masks the characters often used or needed for photo identification.


Edited by Bill Cody (07/11/17 03:32 PM)

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#475969 - 07/12/17 08:18 PM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Miguel120]
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Definitely has Blue Tilapia genetics. Looks crossed with Mozambique with the shallower body depth. Only Blue Tilapia are allowed to be possessed in FL.
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#477403 - 08/01/17 10:23 AM Re: Cleaning the Pond [Re: Miguel120]
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where if FL is your pond located?
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