Need help with ID.

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Need help with ID.

Postby lyy04012005 on Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:15 am

Recently bought a puffer for my son.
After going through many photos online and reading many articles, i am still unable to ID the puffer we bought.

Here are the photos. Hopefully i can have it ID-ed and give the puffer the requirments it needs.

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Re: Need help with ID.

Postby Corvus on Mon Aug 20, 2012 9:17 am

Monotrete turgidus, freshwater. On the last picture the lower jaw looks infected, keep an eye on that.
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Re: Need help with ID.

Postby Pufferpunk on Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:42 pm

Yeah, whassup with his jaw?
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Re: Need help with ID.

Postby Flutter on Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:08 pm

It looks like a sticker was peeled off of the glass, I don't think there's actually anything wrong with the fish from what I'm seeing.
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