Top 61 - 70 Freshwater Fish 2008

Rated #61: Freshwater Fish - Papiliochromis Ramirezi - German Blue Ram Stocking In 125 Gallons Tank

Rated #61: Freshwater Fish - Papiliochromis Ramirezi - German Blue Ram Stocking In 125 Gallons Tank - GBR pair
State: Texas
Country: United States
Rank: #61 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.43
Number of votes: 23
Quote: If only I could choose just one...
About Yourself: My mom got me into the hobby, it's all her fault!
Fish Kept: 2 peruvian scalare angels, 9 boesemani rainbows, 6 SAE, 50 cardinals, 8 glo lite tetras, 6 rummynose, 6 otos, 5 female bettas, 12 cories, 3 bristlenose plecos, ? cherry shrimp, 10 amano shrimp, 1 nerite snail, ? malaysian trumpet snails
Corals/Plants: blyxa japonica, blyxa auberti, willow leaf hygro, giant hygro, rotala indica, rotala macandra, alteranthera reinecki, pogostemon stellatus, ludwigia repens, ludwigia inclinata var. verticillata "Cuba", ammania gracialis, tonina belem, didiplis diandra, limnophila aromatica, polygonum hydropiperoides, elatine tiandra, wisteria, bacopa, stargrass, dwarf saggitaria
Tank Size: 125 gallons
Advice: research...ALOT!
Description: GBR pair

Rated #62: Freshwater Fish - Fire Dragon Discus Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #62: Freshwater Fish - Fire Dragon Discus Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - fresh water discus
State: Missouri
Country: United States
Rank: #62 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.42
Number of votes: 24
Quote: you get what you pay for
About Yourself: i got in to this hobby because i really enjoy the discus..it was love at first sight.just to watch how gentile and graceful they swim.it truly is a sight to see
Fish Kept: 13 discus
Corals/Plants: soon to get some
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: i keep freshwater discus.my advice for newbies would be the bigger discus you could buy the better as the smaller ones tend to get stressed easy.and their immune systems can not adapt as well
Description: fresh water discus

Rated #63: Freshwater Fish - Labidochromis Caeruleus - Electric Yellow Cichlid Stocking In 29 Gallons Tank

Rated #63: Freshwater Fish - Labidochromis Caeruleus - Electric Yellow Cichlid Stocking In 29 Gallons Tank - Electric yellow cichlid
State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #63 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.41
Number of votes: 29
Fish Kept: 29 gal cichlid tank 2 Yellow labs (1 male, 1 female) 2 Kenyi 1 Pictus Cat 2 Red eye Tetra
Corals/Plants: Plastic plants platic rock cave River rocks
Tank Size: 29 gallons
Advice: The drip loop is no joke! My fish tank exploded in the middle of the night once.
Description: Electric yellow cichlid

Rated #64: Freshwater Fish - Pelvicachromis Pulcher - Kribensis Cichlid Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #64: Freshwater Fish - Pelvicachromis Pulcher - Kribensis Cichlid Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - Kribensis Cichlid and their fry
State: Massachusetts
Country: United States
Rank: #64 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.39
Number of votes: 28
Quote: Don't tap the fish tank
Fish Kept: Blue damsel,six line wrasse, pair perculas and a purple tang
Corals/Plants: Colt coral, green hammer, pink brain, goniopora, blue mushrooms, blue, orange, and yellow zoas and yellow and green star polps.
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Spend the money for good pruducts, Do it right the first time, no sortcuts.
Description: Kribensis Cichlid and their fry

Rated #65: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Baenschi - Sunshine Peacock Stocking In 125 Gallons Tank

Rated #65: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Baenschi - Sunshine Peacock Stocking In 125 Gallons Tank - SUNSHINE YELLOW MALE ONLY 3 MONTHS OLD
State: Arizona
Country: United States
Rank: #65 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.38
Number of votes: 47
About Yourself: MTS--Multiple tank syndrome. Thanks Adam Mcquarrie
Fish Kept: abn and bbn plecos, synodontis petricola, synodontis erupterus, bosemani rainbows, neons, rasboras, red eyes, powder blue gouramis, peacock eel, pineapple swords, hillstream river loaches, red tailed border loaches, angelfish, striped and spotted rafaels, rummy nose tetras, red tailed sharks and who knows what else.
Corals/Plants: amazon swords, 3 types of vals, some anubis attached to driftwood and some misc plants. I am also getting some java moss to grow on some of the driftwood.
Tank Size: 125 gallons
Advice: water changes, water changes and then water changes and have fun doing it. Your plants will love the dechlorinated water.
Description: SUNSHINE YELLOW MALE ONLY 3 MONTHS OLD

Rated #66: Freshwater Fish - Betta Splendens - Crown Tail Betta Stocking In 40 Gallons Tank

Rated #66: Freshwater Fish - Betta Splendens - Crown Tail Betta Stocking In 40 Gallons Tank - My Crowntail Betta, Darkari.
State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #66 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.38
Number of votes: 34
Quote: go fish
About Yourself: i love bettas!
Fish Kept: Endlers,Guppy, Goldfish, Bettas, pleco,
Corals/Plants: Mainly fake plants
Tank Size: 40 gallons
Advice: Be patient and things will come around!
Description: My Crowntail Betta, Darkari.

Rated #67: Freshwater Fish - Heros Severus X Amphilophus Citrinellum - Blood Parrot Stocking In 75 Gallons Tank

Rated #67: Freshwater Fish - Heros Severus X Amphilophus Citrinellum - Blood Parrot Stocking In 75 Gallons Tank - pOOyan's parrots
Country: Phillippines
Rank: #67 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.33
Number of votes: 45
Fish Kept: parrots, severums, rainbow shark, schools of tiger barbs, pleco
Corals/Plants: assorted types of rocks and pots
Tank Size: 75 gallons
Advice: With the availability of mini-aquarium packages it's become appealing to go small. However, for beginners, choosing a small aquarium is courting failure. Why? Because when the water volume is small, key water parameters change very quickly, leaving no room for error. Even experienced aquarists are challenged by a small aquarium. Newcomers to the hobby, stay away from tanks under 20 gallons until they've gotten some experience under their belt. Remember, the bigger the tank, the less impact a mistake will have on the fish.
Description: pOOyan's parrots

Rated #68: Freshwater Fish - Polypterus Senegalus - Cuvier Bichir Stocking In 180 Gallons Tank

Rated #68: Freshwater Fish - Polypterus Senegalus - Cuvier Bichir Stocking In 180 Gallons Tank - cuvier Bichir
Country: Wales
Rank: #68 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.32
Number of votes: 34
Quote: Dont run before you can walk
About Yourself: My hobbys are keeping fish
Fish Kept: 1 Albino rainbow shark 1 Spanner barb 1 Snakeskin gourami 1 Flying fox 1 Pearl gourami 1 Bichir. 2 Clown loach 2 Albino catfish 2 Peppered catfish 2 Golden gouramis 2 Three spotted gouramis 2 Plecs 2 Opaline gouramis 2 Golden tinfoil barb
Corals/Plants: Assortment of plastic plants.
Tank Size: 180 gallons
Advice: dont over stock your tank,do water tests on a regular basis.
Description: cuvier Bichir

Rated #69: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Baenschi - Sunshine Peacock Stocking In 20 Gallons Tank

Rated #69: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Baenschi - Sunshine Peacock Stocking In 20 Gallons Tank - Banga Peacock
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Rank: #69 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.32
Number of votes: 19
Quote: ""
About Yourself: later
Fish Kept: small pleco, 4 penguin tetra, 4 lemon tetra, 4 buenos aeres tetra, 2 rummy nose tetra, 2 pristilla tetra, 1 black phantom tetra
Corals/Plants: just some fake plants and rocks for hiding places and decor
Tank Size: 20 gallons
Advice: be careful it's addicting
Description: Banga Peacock

Rated #70: Freshwater Fish - Astronotus Ocellatus - Albino Oscar Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #70: Freshwater Fish - Astronotus Ocellatus - Albino Oscar Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - White Oscar, rather hungry little guy.
State: Minnesota
Country: United States
Rank: #70 out of 520 Freshwater Fish submitted 2008
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.27
Number of votes: 51
Quote: I would rather be hated for what I am, than loved for what I am not.
About Yourself: I have a fast paced, high stress job that requires a lot of thinking and creativity. Watching fish is the best thing to do to deprogram after being assaulted by the day.
Fish Kept: none
Corals/Plants: none
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Research Research Research.
Description: White Oscar, rather hungry little guy.

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