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Ace027

Hi guys, I need your expert opinion on the sex of this KK.. Cheers

Ace

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Squiggle

I'd like to say male but can't see the full length of the antennae :confused:

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JPN07

I am with Squiggle. Looks like a male Ace. I am saying that because the belly looks concave. But i could be wrong, TBs are abit harder to sex then normal CRS and CBS.

Beautiful looking shrimp you got there Ace.

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BlueBolts

How far past does the antenna extend past the tail ?

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Ace027
How far past does the antenna extend past the tail ?

Yes it extend past the tail.

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BlueBolts

By how many mm ? More than half the body length or less ?

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2OFUS

Im leaning towards a girl

the underbody does not look straight or sharp enough

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MrShrimp

I think it's impossible to know at this stage. It's a 50/50 chance. Most experience breeders I know often get it wrong when untill the shrimps is berried.

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JonX
Im leaning towards a girl

the underbody does not look straight or sharp enough

Garry has a good eye for determining shrimp sex. When I bought my first shrimp off him 6 months ago he said he was sure he picked a female sss. When I met him and saw the shrimp it was only about 8mm. 3 months later sure enough it was a female. Good eyes Garry!

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2OFUS
Garry has a good eye for determining shrimp sex. When I bought my first shrimp off him 6 months ago he said he was sure he picked a female sss. When I met him and saw the shrimp it was only about 8mm. 3 months later sure enough it was a female. Good eyes Garry!

Thanks jonny :)

alot of hours studying the crystals

i don't totally rely on the antenas

i go by body contour aswell :)

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Ace027
Im leaning towards a girl

the underbody does not look straight or sharp enough

The underbody looks different from my male so it could be female.

BB- its few mm over. but not half the body length.

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BlueBolts

Thanks.... My guesstimate, it's a SHE.

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Robert

Id put a green bill on male if anyone want to take me up on that :)

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2OFUS

U cant always go by the antenas

next time you are over rob suss out my bluebolt girl

her antenas are longer then the males ???

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Heavyd

My guess is female. I based this on body shape not on antennae.

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2OFUS
My guess is female. I based this on body shape not on antennae.

Me to :)

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MrShrimp

If you get a drag queen shrimp, the antenna can get very long. Lol

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Ace027

Updated photo. Im looking at the male side now...What do you recon guys? Cheers

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ninja

What do you want it to be Ace, does it matter? You will know in a couple of months!

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MrShrimp

I think at that size it's still to young to tell male or female.

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hoang1912

The first pic is female, this one is different isnt it?

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Ace027

same shrimp and its about 1.6-1.8 cm now

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