Top 51 - 60 Freshwater Fish 2009

Rated #51: Freshwater Fish - Microgeophagus Altispinosa - Bolivian Ram Stocking In 46 Gallons Tank

Rated #51: Freshwater Fish - Microgeophagus Altispinosa - Bolivian Ram Stocking In 46 Gallons Tank - one of my bolivian rams
State: New York
Country: United States
Rank: #51 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Bradley on
Ratings: 5.52
Number of votes: 21
Quote: Starting something is half of the work
About Yourself: I've been keeping fish since i was about 8 years old im gonna be 23 this year so ive been in the hobby awhile. I started with goldfish lol then I went to oscars and pacus then came the african cichlids and now I have settled on a mixed community tank which has turned out to be my favorite.
Fish Kept: 2 three striped african glass catfish, a pair of red severums, a skunk botia, a geophagus surinamesis, 2 leopard ctenopomas and a pair of kribensis
Corals/Plants: a few amazon swords, a few brazilian swords, some sagitaria, a banana plant, and some java moss which my fish love
Tank Size: 46 gallons
Advice: let your tank cycle for at least a month with your filter running make sure you have the right substrate for whatever youre planning to put in there and idk Good Luck! and keep your hand out of your tank unless absolutely necessary and even then think twice
Description: one of my bolivian rams

Rated #52: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Sp. - Strawberry Peacock Cichlid Stocking In 500 Gallons Tank

Rated #52: Freshwater Fish - Aulonocara Sp. - Strawberry Peacock Cichlid Stocking In 500 Gallons Tank - my favorite
Country: Puerto Rico
Rank: #52 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: meilyn rios on
Ratings: 5.5
Number of votes: 12
About Yourself: i been 10 years with my hobby
Fish Kept: cichlids
Corals/Plants: cichlids
Tank Size: 500 gallons
Advice: faith
Description: my favorite

Rated #53: Freshwater Fish - Pseudotropheus Sp. - Mpanga Elongatus Stocking In 78 Gallons Tank

Rated #53: Freshwater Fish - Pseudotropheus Sp. - Mpanga Elongatus Stocking In 78 Gallons Tank - 12 month old cichlid i raised
-4 foot tank
Country: Australia
Rank: #53 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Dane Pollack on
Ratings: 5.46
Number of votes: 13
Quote: none
About Yourself: 17 yr old from australia... started of with a 2foot tank and recently purchased a 5foot tank
Fish Kept: African Cichlids (Malawi)
Corals/Plants: none
Tank Size: 78 gallons
Advice: take your time
Description: 12 month old cichlid i raised -4 foot tank

Rated #54: Freshwater Fish - Metriaclima Greshakei - Ice Blue Red Top Zebra Stocking In 33 Gallons Tank

Rated #54: Freshwater Fish - Metriaclima Greshakei - Ice Blue Red Top Zebra Stocking In 33 Gallons Tank - My Lake Malawi Cichlid Max
State: Rhode Island
Country: United States
Rank: #54 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Robert on
Ratings: 5.44
Number of votes: 18
Quote: Spared No Expense...
About Yourself: Im Relativly new to the Hobby, however have done Turtle Tanks for over ten years. Already hooked.
Fish Kept: 1 Zebra Cichlid, 1 Yellow Lab, 2 Kenyi, 3 Demasoni cichlid
Corals/Plants: Three diff Red sea Replica Coral Reef Inserts,misc Sea Anemone Decor, Small Cave Insert
Tank Size: 33 gallons
Advice: Ask alot of questions and do your research first to save you from doing it twice, and most of all have fun!
Description: My Lake Malawi Cichlid Max

Rated #55: Freshwater Fish - Copadichromis Borleyi - Yellowfin Borleyi Cichlid Stocking In 70 Gallons Tank

Rated #55: Freshwater Fish - Copadichromis Borleyi - Yellowfin Borleyi Cichlid Stocking In 70 Gallons Tank - borleyi
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #55 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Dayda on
Ratings: 5.44
Number of votes: 25
About Yourself: Been keeping fish for around 2 years
Fish Kept: Malawi cichlids
Corals/Plants: ocean rock / slate
Tank Size: 70 gallons
Advice: Go 4 it
Description: borleyi

Rated #56: Freshwater Fish - Ancistrus Sp. - Bushy Nose Pleco L-144 Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #56: Freshwater Fish - Ancistrus Sp. - Bushy Nose Pleco L-144 Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - bushynose pleco
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Rank: #56 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: justin on
Ratings: 5.44
Number of votes: 16
About Yourself: i work at a fish shop
Fish Kept: plecos tetras catfish birchir
Corals/Plants: various plants
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Read the books
Description: bushynose pleco

Rated #57: Freshwater Fish - Blue Turquoise Discus Stocking In 130 Gallons Tank

Rated #57: Freshwater Fish - Blue Turquoise Discus Stocking In 130 Gallons Tank - Brillant
State: Wisconsin
Country: United States
Rank: #57 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Quinn on
Ratings: 5.43
Number of votes: 14
Fish Kept: Discus, Cardinal Tetras, German Rams, Silver Hatchets, Golden Nugget Plecos
Corals/Plants: Amazon Swords variations and many many more.
Tank Size: 130 gallons
Advice: Do your research first.
Description: Brillant

Rated #58: Freshwater Fish - Papiliochromis Ramirezi - German Blue Ram Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #58: Freshwater Fish - Papiliochromis Ramirezi - German Blue Ram Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - female German blue Ram
State: Wisconsin
Country: United States
Rank: #58 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Tim F on
Ratings: 5.4
Number of votes: 15
About Yourself: i've been doing fish for about 5 years now.
Fish Kept: various cichlids
Corals/Plants: never tried anything like that
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: dont get in over your head and get a 55 gal when you start out. start small and work your way up
Description: female German blue Ram

Rated #59: Freshwater Fish - Pseudotropheus Estherae - Red Zebra Cichlid Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #59: Freshwater Fish - Pseudotropheus Estherae - Red Zebra Cichlid Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank - Red Zebra Cichlid
State: Missouri
Country: United States
Rank: #59 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Greg on
Ratings: 5.39
Number of votes: 28
Fish Kept: Spotted Puffer, Two Clown Loaches, Kissing Gourami, Three Yo Yo Loaches, Red Zebra Cichlid, Yellow Cichlid, Blue Cichlid, Four Albino Cherry Barbs, Bumblebee Cichlid
Corals/Plants: Live plants
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: When starting a tank get a game plan first. Winging it will cost some points
Description: Red Zebra Cichlid

Rated #60: Freshwater Fish - Nandopsis Octofasciatum - Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Stocking In 10 Gallons Tank

Rated #60: Freshwater Fish - Nandopsis Octofasciatum - Electric Blue Jack Dempsey Stocking In 10 Gallons Tank - My 1" jack
01/16/2009
State: Rhode Island
Country: United States
Rank: #60 out of 475 Freshwater Fish submitted 2009
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Submitted By: Evan Pagano on
Ratings: 5.39
Number of votes: 31
About Yourself: 19 y/o college student and animal enthusiast
Fish Kept: Over my lifetime I've kept a little bit of everything. Electric Blue Jack Dempseys and Green Terrors are my two favorites.
Corals/Plants: .
Tank Size: 10 gallons
Advice: .
Description: My 1" jack 01/16/2009

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