Top 91 - 100 Freshwater Fish 2012

Rated #91: Freshwater Fish Stocking In 15 Gallons Tank

Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #91 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.44
Number of votes: 16
Fish Kept: Black Moor Goldfish, Red & White Ryukin Goldfish, Ranchu, Hillstream Loach
Corals/Plants: none
Tank Size: 15 gallons
Advice: good filtration

Rated #92: Freshwater Fish - Melanochromis Auratus - Auratus Cichlid Stocking In 75 Gallons Tank

State: Wisconsin
Country: United States
Rank: #92 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.41
Number of votes: 17
Fish Kept: CURRENT: BREEDING TRIO YELLOW TAIL ACEI, 2 M MAINGANO, 2 M ELECTRIC YELLOW LABS, 2 M AFRA LAPINGU, ELECTRIC BLUE JOHANNI FUTURE: RED ZEBRA, RED TOP ZEBRA, RUSTY CICHLID, AFRA COBUE, SYNODONTIS CATS
Corals/Plants: PLANTS: ALL FAKE
Tank Size: 75 gallons
Advice: WHEN IT COMES TO TANK SIZE, BIGGER IS MOST DEFINATELY BETTER!
Description: this is my 7" Melanochromis auratus he is the king of the tank, but pretty mild for his species

Rated #93: Freshwater Fish - Apteronotus Albifrons - Black Ghost Knifefish Stocking In 70 Gallons Tank

State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #93 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.38
Number of votes: 13
Quote: Worthless people live only to eat and drink people of worth eat and drink only to live .
About Yourself: Im a chef ;)
Fish Kept: black knife ghost fish african dwrarf Long fin ram cichlid x2 frog x2 Male dwarf gourami purple lion Domino mollies x2 cichlid Loaches x2 bumble bee Gold molly cichlid african cichlid chinese pleco Red cherry barb Peacock eel Firemouth cichlid
Corals/Plants: Charred driftwood Limestone 14" large wood tank decoration plastic
Tank Size: 70 gallons
Advice: Consistancy
Description: My black knife ghost fish "spooky"

Rated #94: Freshwater Fish - Puntius Sp. - Odessa Barb Stocking In 150 Gallons Tank

State: Massachusetts
Country: United States
Rank: #94 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.35
Number of votes: 17
About Yourself: Degree in Marine Biology, Science Teacher and long-past president of the Worcester Aquarium Society. Yes, I am exactly that much of a geek.
Fish Kept: Odessa barbs (Pethia padamya) Clown Barbs (Puntius everetti) Turquoise rainbowfish (Melanotaenia lacustris) Clown Loaches (Chromobotia macracanthus)
Corals/Plants: Amazon swords Java fern Java moss Wisteria
Tank Size: 150 gallons
Advice: Rule number one - Don't overfeed. Rule number two through ten - Don't overfeed. Rule number eleven - learn the nitrogen cycle and add livestock slowly.
Description: Part of my school of Odessa barbs

Rated #95: Freshwater Fish - Heros Severus X Amphilophus Citrinellum - Blood Parrot Stocking In 60 Gallons Tank

State: Pennsylvania
Country: United States
Rank: #95 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.35
Number of votes: 17
Fish Kept: 2 Blood Parrot fish
Corals/Plants: fake
Tank Size: 60 gallons
Advice: I'm new myself!
Description: My parrot fish. I need some advice on how to set up my aquarium so he will feel comfortable and not hide all the time...or at least what kind of hiding places can I put in there that won't make him completely invisible!

Rated #96: Freshwater Fish - Protomelas Taeniolatus - Red Empress Stocking In 120 Gallons Tank

State: Indiana
Country: United States
Rank: #96 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.29
Number of votes: 17
Fish Kept: -45 African Cichlids, Victorian, Malawi variety.
Corals/Plants: Artificial Instant Reef
Tank Size: 120 gallons
Advice: You can never ask to many questions, do your research.
Description: Red Empress

Rated #97: Freshwater Fish - Misgurnus Anguillicaudatus - Dojo Loach Stocking In 29 Gallons Tank

State: Texas
Country: United States
Rank: #97 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.27
Number of votes: 11
About Yourself: i got into the hobby when i was younger, but i joined the Army and sold my 80 gal tank..After my tour to iraq i needed something to calm me and keep my active from my ptsd so now i have a 29gal, and a 5.5 gal in service now...i have a 10 gal, 5.5 gal and a 55 gal in storage...
Corals/Plants: fake plants
Tank Size: 29 gallons
Advice: be original
Description: my dojo loaches

Rated #98: Freshwater Fish Stocking In 240 Gallons Tank

State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #98 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.27
Number of votes: 15
Fish Kept: Frontosa, black calvus, yellow calvus.
Corals/Plants: none
Tank Size: 240 gallons
Advice: Join forums and ask questions.

Rated #99: Freshwater Fish - Carassius Auratus - Red Cap Oranda Goldfish Stocking In 15 Gallons Tank

State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #99 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.27
Number of votes: 15
Fish Kept: Right now, I only have one red cap oranda.
Corals/Plants: None right now.
Tank Size: 15 gallons
Advice: I am a new hobbyist.
Description: Chad, my red cap oranda.

Rated #100: Freshwater Fish - Carassius Auratus - Ryukin Goldfish Stocking In 20 Gallons Tank

State: Wyoming
Country: United States
Rank: #100 out of 131 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 3.19
Number of votes: 16
About Yourself: My nickname is the fish. I just really enjoy watching them swim, learning about them and keeping them nice and healthy and for a long time. always enjoy
Fish Kept: Fantail Goldfish, Telescope Calico Goldfish, Red Cap Oranda Goldfish
Corals/Plants: just plastic for now...
Tank Size: 20 gallons
Advice: I am relatively new to this myself..main thing I would say is give your fish lots of space, don't overpopulate your tank and have fun!
Description: the gang

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