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PostSubject: is this a female ?   Wed Nov 23, 2011 1:52 am

is this an normal albino female ?









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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Wed Nov 23, 2011 6:18 am

Albino male. Bristles growing up the nose is a dead give away. Females only ever (rarely) get a couple bristles around the lip.

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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Wed Nov 23, 2011 7:44 am

Surely a male albino.
Just wait a few more moths to see those bristles grow enormously.
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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Wed Nov 23, 2011 8:43 am

Yes i agree,he is male.How big is he at the moment?
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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Wed Nov 23, 2011 4:37 pm

I agree in a few more months when his bristles have developed a bit more he should be one stunning male.
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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Wed Nov 23, 2011 11:09 pm

yeah, male.

He does seem quite large though so I would suggest that he is a sub-dominant male. this can often happen where a younger male grows up around a larger, more dominat male and as a result it doesnt develop its bristles much. take the other male out for a few weeks and watch him bloom!

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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Fri Nov 25, 2011 2:34 am

he/she is around 3-3.5"

its in with another smaller albino one around 2-3" and i thought they where a pair as the other one is a male and has far more and bigger bristles, thats why i thought this was a female but think i will try that doug.

i will try and get pics of the smaller male to compare.
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PostSubject: Re: is this a female ?   Fri Nov 25, 2011 1:44 pm

He has small bristles because he is the sub male and the other one is the dominant one.That is why I asked how big he was as i thought that may be the case.As Doug said split them up and he will come into his own.Would be good to see pics of him in a months time to see how he is developing Smile
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