Top 61 - 70 Freshwater Fish 2006

Rated #61: Freshwater Fish - Cyphotilapia Frontosa - Frontosa Cichlid Stocking In 96 Gallons Tank

Rated #61: Freshwater Fish - Cyphotilapia Frontosa - Frontosa Cichlid Stocking In 96 Gallons Tank - Frontosa, about 2 3/4 inchs, lovely little chap.
Country: Australia
Rank: #61 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: myamaya on
Ratings: 4.36
Number of votes: 50
Quote: and the....
About Yourself: love fish, love animals.... love fish....
Fish Kept: american cichlid tank, 3x2x2 , texas, green terror, brasiliensis, loaches, salmon tail catfish, silver dollars, plecos, featherfin synodontis.
Corals/Plants: large to medium gravel, river pebbles, sand stone slab, strawbeyy planter pot, budda head, barel, plastic plants, 2x 1200lph ex-filters, 2x 250w heater with plastic covers, 1x 1200lph powerhead, 1 day light, 1 morning light.
Tank Size: 96 gallons
Description: Frontosa, about 2 3/4 inchs, lovely little chap.

Rated #62: Freshwater Fish - Scleropages Jardini - Jardini Arowana Stocking In 50 Gallons Tank

Rated #62: Freshwater Fish - Scleropages Jardini - Jardini Arowana Stocking In 50 Gallons Tank - my baby fish
Country: China
Rank: #62 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: george on
Ratings: 4.33
Number of votes: 64
Quote: i m lovin it
About Yourself: fish lover
Fish Kept: pls have a look this fish is 8 yrs old
Corals/Plants: just a fish
Tank Size: 50 gallons
Advice: reef tank
Description: my baby fish

Rated #63: Freshwater Fish - Nandopsis Octofasciatum - Jack Dempsey Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #63: Freshwater Fish - Nandopsis Octofasciatum - Jack Dempsey Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - Jack Dempsey (center) and cory cat fish (left) w/ various feeder fish.
State: Alabama
Country: United States
Rank: #63 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: Anthony Coleman on
Ratings: 4.33
Number of votes: 55
Quote: the loudest sound in the world is a click when you expect a bang.
Fish Kept: Jack Dempsey, Salvini, Kory cat fish, pleco, feeder fish
Corals/Plants: 6x Amazon swords, 1x java fern, java moss, wystera, 2x red ozolet swords, dwarf sagittaria
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Go big or don't go at all.
Description: Jack Dempsey (center) and cory cat fish (left) w/ various feeder fish.

Rated #64: Freshwater Fish - Mastacembelus Erythrotaenia - Fire Eel Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #64: Freshwater Fish - Mastacembelus Erythrotaenia - Fire Eel Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - 6" Peacock Eel
Ever since i got this fish, he would stay burried beneath the gravel. But ever since i got this seagrass type plant he has been alot more active.
State: Maryland
Country: United States
Rank: #64 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: matty on
Ratings: 4.33
Number of votes: 49
Quote: Nothing beats a try but a failure
Fish Kept: Four Bala Sharks (3"), Dinosaur Birchir (5"), Peacock Eel (6"), Black Ghost Fish (3"), and a Banded Lepornius (8")
Corals/Plants: Some grass-like plants and some more leafy plants
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Dont give up when a few fish die, its going to happen no matter what.
Description: 6" Peacock Eel Ever since i got this fish, he would stay burried beneath the gravel. But ever since i got this seagrass type plant he has been alot more active.

Rated #65: Freshwater Fish - Peckoltia Sp. - L202 Stocking In 190 Gallons Tank

Rated #65: Freshwater Fish - Peckoltia Sp. - L202 Stocking In 190 Gallons Tank - This is my L202 Peckoltia Sp. its about 10 cm long now.
Country: Netherlands
Rank: #65 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: Only Enemy of the State on
Ratings: 4.32
Number of votes: 53
Quote: quote?? what quote? ;)
About Yourself: started keeping fish seriously about a year ago, started with and 54 liter then a 180 liter and now a 720 liter tank.
Fish Kept: 2x L190 1x L202 6x pt. Altum 6x coppela nattereri
Corals/Plants: Enchinodorus species and valineria species.
Tank Size: 190 gallons
Advice: Read everything on the web before you buy something!
Description: This is my L202 Peckoltia Sp. its about 10 cm long now.

Rated #66: Freshwater Fish - Tetraodon Leiurus - Target Puffer Stocking In 95 Gallons Tank

Rated #66: Freshwater Fish - Tetraodon Leiurus - Target Puffer Stocking In 95 Gallons Tank - Here's Clooney my Mbu puffer.  He's 3 years old and roughly 17inches long!!  He's very placid and shares the tank happily with the other fish :)
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #66 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: stuart morse on
Ratings: 4.32
Number of votes: 50
Quote: mmmm something!!!
About Yourself: Been into fish keeping 6 years ish and am what you could call a fish geek!!! Really into it in a big way, just don't have the money to fulfill my aquarium dreams!!!
Fish Kept: Mbu puffer, sailfin plec, rainbows, congo tetras, clown loaches, yoyo loach, bristlenose plecs, pair of Nigerian red cichlids
Corals/Plants: giant vallis a few crypts,plenty of java fern some sword pants and a nice little lotus lilly
Tank Size: 95 gallons
Advice: Keep things simple and research, research, research before you make a purchase
Description: Here's Clooney my Mbu puffer. He's 3 years old and roughly 17inches long!! He's very placid and shares the tank happily with the other fish :)

Rated #67: Freshwater Fish - Crossocheilus Siamensis - Siamese Flying Fox Stocking In 44 Gallons Tank

Rated #67: Freshwater Fish - Crossocheilus Siamensis - Siamese Flying Fox Stocking In 44 Gallons Tank - False Siamese Flying Fox
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #67 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: Mark Duffill on
Ratings: 4.32
Number of votes: 50
Quote: Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral. John Burroughs
About Yourself: I have been keeping fish for over20 years, I have shown my fish for a few years and also was a judge for a few years. I was involved with running a local club and a regional federation. I am now disabled so just keep my fish for pleasure.
Fish Kept: Rasboras, Characins, Loaches, Corydoras
Corals/Plants: Java Fern, Hygrophyilia Polysperma, Vallis, Java moss
Tank Size: 44 gallons
Advice: The only daft question is the one you dont ask.
Description: False Siamese Flying Fox

Rated #68: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Stuartgranti - Peacock Cichlid Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #68: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Stuartgranti - Peacock Cichlid Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - Peacock Cichlids
State: Arizona
Country: United States
Rank: #68 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: Linda on
Ratings: 4.32
Number of votes: 50
About Yourself: I have had fish tanks since I was a child. This is an addicting hobby.
Fish Kept: African Cichlids. All Peacocks and Pictus Catfish
Corals/Plants: Fake plants, Corals and black lava rocks
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Get the right filter to clean tank. Change water frequently and get advice from your local fish store. Make sure your fish are compatable.
Description: Peacock Cichlids

Rated #69: Freshwater Fish - Pseudotropheus Acei - Acei Cichlid Stocking In 45 Gallons Tank

Rated #69: Freshwater Fish - Pseudotropheus Acei - Acei Cichlid Stocking In 45 Gallons Tank - A group of my malawi's on a tea break
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #69 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: peter charalambous on
Ratings: 4.31
Number of votes: 51
Quote: Rome wasn't built in a day
About Yourself: 21, arch student likes: football. arsenal. usual also have my pet dog COCO. aka "pretty the dog"
Fish Kept: 3 Yellow labs 4 Astatotilapia Callipter 6 Melanochromis johannii 6 Maylandia Callainos 2 common plecs 20+ malaysian trumpet snails 10 apple snails
Corals/Plants: Java moss, Fern moss ricca fluitians. Moss balls used to anchor plants onto rocks. (special ingredinent use fishing line to tie it all in place till roots take hold) Other plants mainly amazon swords, onion plants, bannana plants, java ferns,
Tank Size: 45 gallons
Advice: Experiment with plants and the type of fish u want to keep especially with cichlids. Patience Patience Patience Learn from mistakes, its the best and only way!!!!
Description: A group of my malawi's on a tea break

Rated #70: Freshwater Fish - Pygocentrus Nattereri - Redbellied Pirhana Stocking In 46 Gallons Tank

Rated #70: Freshwater Fish - Pygocentrus Nattereri - Redbellied Pirhana Stocking In 46 Gallons Tank - 3 Month old Nanhas
Country: United States
Rank: #70 out of 268 Freshwater Fish submitted 2006
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Submitted By: Knowledge on
Ratings: 4.25
Number of votes: 52
Quote: Act like prey, get handled like prey.
Fish Kept: Red Belly Nanhas
Corals/Plants: Real.
Tank Size: 46 gallons
Advice: Read & Research.
Description: 3 Month old Nanhas

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