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    Scales

    Hello all quick one i have a koi bought from aquatic store not sure what it is was bright yellow now gone to a bronze colour with beni spots in it anyway total change but reason im here is it common for a koi to have both doitsu scales and normalplated scales i thought it was one or the other would love to show pics of it but im not very good with these things
    Many thanks



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    Hi,

    Yes this can quite often be the case. Predominately doitsu with a couple / few mirror scales (often around the lateral line).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deanefc View Post
    Hello all quick one i have a koi bought from aquatic store not sure what it is was bright yellow now gone to a bronze colour with beni spots in it anyway total change but reason im here is it common for a koi to have both doitsu scales and normalplated scales i thought it was one or the other would love to show pics of it but im not very good with these things
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