Top 61 - 70 Freshwater Fish 2012

Rated #61: Freshwater Fish - Cyphotilapia Frontosa - Frontosa Cichlid Stocking In 90 Gallons Tank

Rated #61: Freshwater Fish - Cyphotilapia Frontosa - Frontosa Cichlid Stocking In 90 Gallons Tank
State:None/Other
Country:South Africa
Rank: #61 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.64
Number of votes: 14
Quote: Dont but fish in if you know the other one bites.
About Yourself: fish keep has become a obsession as a hobby,but it has become a profession.
Fish Kept: 2 silver dollar,2 decons yellow and green,jack demsey,fire mouth,fontosa 2,green terror,covict,2 talking cat fish,crayfish,pleco,3 parrot fish,african jewel,salvinni,one polleni and a flowerhorn,red devil and also a dovi added.The flowerhorn is the boss
Corals/Plants: plastic plants,lumo also.rock works
Tank Size: 90 gallons
Advice: take your time,u wil learn eventually.

Rated #62: Freshwater Fish - Heros Severus X Amphilophus Citrinellum - Blood Parrot Stocking In 30 Gallons Tank

Rated #62: Freshwater Fish - Heros Severus X Amphilophus Citrinellum - Blood Parrot Stocking In 30 Gallons Tank - my parrot fish just purchased it. medium sized. type of fish is a chiclide
State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #62 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.63
Number of votes: 16
Fish Kept: 2 kissing fish,1 blue chiclid,2 medium siz angel fish,2 orange/red x-ray fish,1 large bella shark,1 medium bella shark,4 tiger barb fish,2 catfish suckers,3 orange guppy fish...
Corals/Plants: all freshwater artifical plants.a white columns.a hideout log.About 20 flat rocks.
Tank Size: 30 gallons
Advice: it is a full time job in keeping the fish happy and healthy.BUT IT IS ALL WORTH IT!!!!!!!
Description: my parrot fish just purchased it. medium sized. type of fish is a chiclide

Rated #63: Freshwater Fish - Nimbochromis Venustus - Venustus Cichlid Stocking In 90 Gallons Tank

Rated #63: Freshwater Fish - Nimbochromis Venustus - Venustus Cichlid Stocking In 90 Gallons Tank - cichlid again
State:None/Other
Country:India
Rank: #63 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.62
Number of votes: 13
Quote: Try experimenting
About Yourself: 1 year into fishkeeping.
Fish Kept: 4 Red devil, 2 Plecos, 3 Rams, 2 blood parrots, 3 Auratus cichlids, 2 red zebra, 2 firemouth, 2 cobalt zeba, 1 giant gaurami, 2 five bar cichlids, 1 rose barb.
Corals/Plants: Hornwort, hydrilla, banana lily, amazon sword,balansae, cabomba, dwarf hairgrass, crypt, banana plant
Tank Size: 90 gallons
Advice: Regular vacuum gravel + 10-30% water change every week. Regular fertilizer dosage after water change. Keep experimenting with fishes - I have 4 red devils in the same tank without any problems.... Occasionally the bigger one chases the others but no physical harm though... My luck with plants succeeded when I got my 76W PL lights and started dosing fertilizer(Potassium)
Description: cichlid again

Rated #64: Freshwater Fish - Hemichromis Bimaculatus - Jewel Cichlid Stocking In 45 Gallons Tank

Rated #64: Freshwater Fish - Hemichromis Bimaculatus - Jewel Cichlid Stocking In 45 Gallons Tank - my jewel cichlid
State:None/Other
Country:Canada
Rank: #64 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.62
Number of votes: 13
Fish Kept: It's all african cichlids. I have 2 cynotilapia, 1 labidochromis, 3 maylandia estherae minos reef (2 female and 1 male) 1 jewel cichlid and 1 labeotropheus.
Corals/Plants: it's all lava rocks.
Tank Size: 45 gallons
Advice: African cichlids are tought fish and really easy for beginner, it's perfecct
Description: my jewel cichlid

Rated #65: Freshwater Fish - Pterophyllum Sp. - Koi Angel Stocking In 15 Gallons Tank

Rated #65: Freshwater Fish - Pterophyllum Sp. - Koi Angel Stocking In 15 Gallons Tank - king, my angelfish! ;)
State:None/Other
Country:Mauritius
Rank: #65 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.6
Number of votes: 15
Fish Kept: Red-cap goldfish, angel fish, sucker fish, guppies
Corals/Plants: artificial plants
Tank Size: 15 gallons
Advice: Be patient with the fish! change part of the water once weekly and clean the filter! New hobbyist can choose goldfish as pets as they are easier to kept!
Description: king, my angelfish! ;)

Rated #66: Freshwater Fish - Paracheirodon Innesi - Neon Tetra Jumbo Stocking In 7 Gallons Tank

Rated #66: Freshwater Fish - Paracheirodon Innesi - Neon Tetra Jumbo Stocking In 7 Gallons Tank - My Neon Tetras
State:None/Other
Country:Lithuania
Rank: #66 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.57
Number of votes: 14
About Yourself: The aquarium is like a living painting.
Fish Kept: Guppy (Poecilia reticulata); Ram cichlid (Mikrogeophagus ramirezi); Neon tetra (Paracheirodon innesi); Bristlenose Catfish (Ancistrus sp.); Glass Catfish (Kryptopterus bicirrhis); Dwarf Neon Rainbowfish (Melanotaenia praecox)
Corals/Plants: Unknown.
Tank Size: 7 gallons
Advice: Patience
Description: My Neon Tetras

Rated #67: Freshwater Fish - Symphysodon Aequifasciata - Green Discus Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank

Rated #67: Freshwater Fish - Symphysodon Aequifasciata - Green Discus Stocking In 55 Gallons Tank
State:None/Other
Country:Pakistan
Rank: #67 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.56
Number of votes: 16
Fish Kept: Blue Diamond Discus, Red Turquoise Discus, Red Marlboro Discus, Pigeon Blood Discus, Red Minor Serpae Tetra
Corals/Plants: amazon
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: start from betta

Rated #68: Freshwater Fish - Symphysodon Aequifasciatus - Red Melon Discus Stocking In 72 Gallons Tank

Rated #68: Freshwater Fish - Symphysodon Aequifasciatus - Red Melon Discus Stocking In 72 Gallons Tank - discus pair
State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #68 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.56
Number of votes: 16
About Yourself: Just a guy who likes fish.
Fish Kept: Discus, cards, Cory cats, snails lots of snails!
Corals/Plants: Amazon swords, onions.
Tank Size: 72 gallons
Advice: Dive in, just don't get swept away!
Description: discus pair

Rated #69: Freshwater Fish - Astronotus Ocellatus - Tiger Oscar

Rated #69: Freshwater Fish - Astronotus Ocellatus - Tiger Oscar - This is my Oscar in a nice light
State:None/Other
Country:Australia
Rank: #69 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.54
Number of votes: 13
Quote: Im the juggernaught B!$@#
About Yourself: I am fucking awesome...
Fish Kept: Oscar and Bristle Nose Catfish, Commets, barbs
Corals/Plants: Plastic Plants
Advice: Clean your tank and dont buy comets they are btiches.
Description: This is my Oscar in a nice light

Rated #70: Freshwater Fish - Nandopsis Octofasciatum - Jack Dempsey Stocking In 120 Gallons Tank

Rated #70: Freshwater Fish - Nandopsis Octofasciatum - Jack Dempsey Stocking In 120 Gallons Tank - Jack Dempsey with color coming in.
State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #70 out of 130 Freshwater Fish submitted 2012
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Submitted:
Ratings: 4.53
Number of votes: 17
Quote: 1) Dont tell fish stories where the people know you; but particularly, dont tell them where they know the fish. ~ Mark Twain ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 2) I fully support the goal of species protection and conservation and believe that recovery and
About Yourself: My family back home had the 120g tank just collecting dust. Last summer, my girlfriend and I hauled the tank on TOP of our SUV (because it wouldn't fit INSIDE) through a tropical storm and somehow managed to bring it home safely. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Neither of us knew much about fish, let alone Lake Malawi African Cichlids, but we have had the most interesting time learning along the way. We did - and still do - a lot of research and gather advice from a LOT of people. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I think we found a hobby for life!
Fish Kept: 3 German Red Peacocks 2 Kribensis 5 Jewels 3 Venustus 2 Red Empress 4 Hap Moori 3 OB Zebras 3 Auratus 1 Demasoni 2 Syno Cats 1 Pleco 75+ Jewel fry
Corals/Plants: A variety: Most plants are real, we will replace the artificial plant when the remaining plants grow to a likeable height.
Tank Size: 120 gallons
Advice: Research, Research, Research.
Description: Jack Dempsey with color coming in.

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