Quiz of the Month October!

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Postby saracen » 2006-10-02 09:02

Rules are easy, <span style='font-size:14pt;line-height:100%'><span style='color:orange'>NAME THAT FISH!!</span></span>

1 point for common name, 1 point for scientific name, max 12 points awarded!

Have fun and lets see lots of entries!

Fish 1
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Fish 2
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Fish 3
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Fish 4
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Fish 5
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Fish 6
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Postby saracen » 2006-10-11 16:47

Right folks, you have had 11 days to look at them and decide..... I think its about time I had some entries, don't you? Hmm?

Come on, and have a go! It's just a bit of fun!!!
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Postby Dookie » 2006-10-12 13:57

I only know the second one. lol. Haven't the foggiest about the others, never seen em before in my life.
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Postby saracen » 2006-10-12 14:03

And the second one is the unusual one! I have seen all the others in the last few weeks at lfs!

Have a guess then!
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Postby Sam » 2006-10-12 21:10

saracen wrote: Image

One of my fave species of fish :tup:
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Postby KittyKat » 2006-10-20 01:49

Anyone else has had a go at this quiz??? The winner will recieve a selection of plants if in UK (or some tropical flake food if outside UK).
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Postby saracen » 2006-10-20 08:51

Thank you Kat! Thats a lovely prize!

Got a few entries, but always need a few more! Come on Dookie, have a go! That one you know might be the only right answer I get all month!
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Postby saracen » 2006-11-02 15:56

Right folks, times up!

And the answers are.....

Fish 1 = Paradise Fish - Macropodus opercularis

Fish 2 = White Tip Columbian Shark Catfish (any combination accepted) - Arius seemani

Fish 3 = Bumble Bee Goby - Brachygobius xanthozona

Fish 4 = Striped Anostomus/Headstander - Anostomus anostomus

Fish 5 = American Flagfish = Jordanella floridae

Fish 6 = Violet/Dragon Goby = Gobioides broussonetti

Any combinations of spelling, and likely looking common names were accepted, and the winner is......


<span style='font-size:19pt;line-height:100%'><span style='color:pink'>KEV!!!!</span></span>

With 10/12

Thank you all for entering! And I hope to see lots of entries for the new quiz, up and running now!
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