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Spear Tail.


Dorsal Fin


The dorsal fin is slim, rises steeply in the beginning, reaches to a

point at the end of the first third of the caudal  fin  with the tip bent

outwards


Evaluation of the length :


Up to the end of the first third of the caudal fin ……………………...… 5 points

Up to the caudal fin beginning ………….…………………………..…….3 points

Less than up to the caudal fin beginning,…………………………..1 to 2 points

Dorsal fin reaches beyond the first third of the caudal….deduct up to 3 points



Examples of point deductions with formal defects

 

 Not steeply rising at the beginning ….....deduct up to 3 points

 Strong serrations or defects …………...deduct up to 2 points

 Deviation from the ideal form …………..deduct up to 7 points

 Dorsal  not having tip bent outwards …  deduct up to 1 point

       

 The total of the points deducted shall not exceed  8.



The deduction for the same defect is only allowed once.



Caudal fin


The shape of the caudal fin resembles a tip of a spear.


The length of the caudal is 8/10 of the body length, with a height of

6/10 of the caudal fin length.  



Evaluation of the length  


 8/10 of the body length …………………….……….......10 points

 7/10 of the body length ……………….….…………........8 points

 6/10 of the body length ……………….……………...… ..5 points

 5/10 of the body length ……………….……………….…..2 points

 Less than 5/10 of the body length…………………....…..no point

 More than 8/10 of the body length………….deduct up to 3 points


Examples of point deductions with formal defects

  

 Caudal height less than 6/10 of caudal length …….deduct up to 5 points

 Unequal concave curved shapes at the rear edge.. deduct up to 3 points

 Rear edge not concave enough….………………….deduct up to 5 points

 Caudal point not in the middle………..……………...deduct up to 3 points

 Caudal point not extended enough..………………..deduct up to 5 points

Other defects like serrations …….…………………..deduct up to 5 points Defect on front edge curves ….……….…………….deduct up to 5 points



 The total number of deducted points must not exceed 20.


Ideal Body Size 24 mm

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