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I understand what is meant by crown tails, veil tails, halfmoons, etc...but what is meant by, say for example, a butterfly or dragon halfmoon?
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I understand what is meant by crown tails, veil tails, halfmoons, etc...but what is meant by, say for example, a butterfly or dragon halfmoon?

dragons have two layers of scales
butterfly colour goes from body and into fins usually trimmed in white

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DRAGON:



butterfly:




usually trimmed in white I have one with black trim and theres also seethrough

Female Bettas:Gaia,Bubbles,Tabitha, Rani, Kelsey, 4 unnamed Male Bettas:Oscar, Spyro, Cookie Monster, Kermit The Frog, Grover II, Alvin, Archillies, Moostash
Snails: Yoshi,Peach,Lugi,Mario
Others:Quismodo, Esmerelda, Lavern, Banch(<Guppies) 2 unnamed bristle noses, 2 unnamed reticulate "yoyo" loaches
Furbabies: Kobi & Beau
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this one:

is a dragon butterfly

Female Bettas:Gaia,Bubbles,Tabitha, Rani, Kelsey, 4 unnamed Male Bettas:Oscar, Spyro, Cookie Monster, Kermit The Frog, Grover II, Alvin, Archillies, Moostash
Snails: Yoshi,Peach,Lugi,Mario
Others:Quismodo, Esmerelda, Lavern, Banch(<Guppies) 2 unnamed bristle noses, 2 unnamed reticulate "yoyo" loaches
Furbabies: Kobi & Beau
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Oh ok! Thanks! I looked up pictures, but I wasnt exactly sure what I was looking for.
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the ct vt hm sd dt etc are tail types the butterfly the metalics the dragons are their colours :)

Female Bettas:Gaia,Bubbles,Tabitha, Rani, Kelsey, 4 unnamed Male Bettas:Oscar, Spyro, Cookie Monster, Kermit The Frog, Grover II, Alvin, Archillies, Moostash
Snails: Yoshi,Peach,Lugi,Mario
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Furbabies: Kobi & Beau
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this one:

is a dragon butterfly
Is this one of yours? He is absolutely beautiful :) Charms the ladies, Im sure
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this one:

is a dragon butterfly

CORRECTION he is a half moon butterfly dragon:)

Female Bettas:Gaia,Bubbles,Tabitha, Rani, Kelsey, 4 unnamed Male Bettas:Oscar, Spyro, Cookie Monster, Kermit The Frog, Grover II, Alvin, Archillies, Moostash
Snails: Yoshi,Peach,Lugi,Mario
Others:Quismodo, Esmerelda, Lavern, Banch(<Guppies) 2 unnamed bristle noses, 2 unnamed reticulate "yoyo" loaches
Furbabies: Kobi & Beau
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...I thought you said dragons had 2 layers of scales. Do they also have a distinct color pattern?
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Is this one of yours? He is absolutely beautiful :) Charms the ladies, Im sure

unfortuantly no im not fused on dragons :)

Female Bettas:Gaia,Bubbles,Tabitha, Rani, Kelsey, 4 unnamed Male Bettas:Oscar, Spyro, Cookie Monster, Kermit The Frog, Grover II, Alvin, Archillies, Moostash
Snails: Yoshi,Peach,Lugi,Mario
Others:Quismodo, Esmerelda, Lavern, Banch(<Guppies) 2 unnamed bristle noses, 2 unnamed reticulate "yoyo" loaches
Furbabies: Kobi & Beau
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