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What do people think of these?

Would they be what is being called 'fire red' or whatever in AUS at the moment?

These are some of the older ones I have.

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This is one of the recent generations.

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Excuse the crappy photos, they are from a cheapo camera.

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lachie1998

very nice! i would call them fire read cause of there solid red colouration and brightness.

thanks for sharing them

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Dean

love the first two as the legs are red also, the last pic i would say high grade red cherry. not as nice as the first 2.

very nice though,

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blindfisherman

The last one is only about 1/2 the size of the others so I'm hoping the colour will get more solid as the shell thickens.

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Dean

ok yes they have best color when adult. how are the males for color?

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Loach

Beautiful Cherries!

Some of the best i have seen.

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blindfisherman

The males are ok for colour coming up to the 4th gen of offspring so will have to see how they go. I will have to try get a clear photo of one showing its true colour.

I haven't been doing anything too interesting with the selective breeding just removing any not up to standard and it seems to be working ok.

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blindfisherman

Cheers for the comments guys.

I have been sorting through some folders and found these pics.

A sub-adult.

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And another mum.

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I have been trying to get some with the red antennae too :D

I want want a tank full of cooked crayfish :barbershop_quartet_ (the one on the left is starting to get there)

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Dean

cant wait for the pic. no one ever shows the male cherry pics as there are not to many with great males i think. :) or maybe the males are really just never as good as girls. TAKE that PHOTO lol :victorious:

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blindfisherman
cant wait for the pic. no one ever shows the male cherry pics as there are not to many with great males i think. :) or maybe the males are really just never as good as girls. TAKE that PHOTO lol :victorious:

That is easier said than done. They are in a 5 foot tank and there is <10 males (more like 6) and 40-50+ big females. Lucky bunch of guys huh :D

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Dean

sound like heaven to me :) when you can mate, no stress!

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