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Rated #41: acidfood

State: None/Other
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #41 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 12/31/2016
Ratings: 6.04
Number of votes: 121
Fish Kept: Neon Blue Dwarf Gourami, Neon Tetra, Amano Shrimp
Corals/Plants Kept: None
Tank Size: 14
Advice: Patience, patience, patience
Description: First tank. Set up for my boys, but I already have an unhealthy obsession....

Rated #42: Armand

State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #42 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 01/04/2009
Ratings: 6.04
Number of votes: 130
Quote: They Sell MORE !!!
Fish Kept: Hundreds !!!!
Corals/Plants Kept: Dont know
Tank Size: 125
Advice: TAKE YOUR TIME !!!
Description: Full Tank Shot

Rated #43: Chefsrey7

State: Colorado
Country: United States
Rank: #43 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 07/13/2018
Ratings: 6.04
Number of votes: 82
Fish Kept: Koi Angel, Platinum Angelfish, Redtail Shark, Red Minor Serpae Tetra, Gold Severum, Green Severum, Assorted Apistogramma, Dalmatian Molly, Black Molly, Green Cobra Guppy, Red Fire Guppy, Clown Loach, Panda Cory Cat, False Julii Cory Cat, Bolivian Ram, Gold Ram, Black Ghost Knifefish, Glowlight Tetra, Tiger Barb, Rainbow Shark, Dwarf Rainbow Fish, Bloodfin Tetra, Odessa Barb, Red Wag Platy, Cherry Barb
Corals/Plants Kept: Plastic
Tank Size: 45
Advice: DONT BE LAZY!! DO YOUR WATER CHANGES!!!!
Description: Ship Wreck

Rated #44: Malawi75

State: None/Other
Country: Spain
Rank: #44 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 12/27/2008
Ratings: 6.03
Number of votes: 141
Fish Kept: Malawi Cichlids (Mbuna)
Corals/Plants Kept: Anubia Barteri Nana + Microsorium Pteropus
Tank Size: 63
Advice: So the most important is a good filtration, not too much feed , and want your fishes .
Description: My Mbuna Tank

Rated #45: christopher_1325

State: Tennessee
Country: United States
Rank: #45 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 08/11/2010
Ratings: 6.03
Number of votes: 106
Fish Kept: 6 Cichlid= 1x Melanochromis auratus, 2x Melanochromis cyaneorhabdos, 3x Labidochromis caeruleus, 2x pleco, 2 mystery snail
Corals/Plants Kept: Plastic plants, Real Rock
Tank Size: 55
Advice: ????
Description: Marineland 55g Cichlid Tank

Rated #46: Bob_Loblaw

State: Washington
Country: United States
Rank: #46 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 02/07/2017
Ratings: 6.01
Number of votes: 97
Fish Kept: Elephantnose fish, African Knife fish, African Butterfly fish, Leopard Ctenopoma, African Red Eyed Tetra, Senegalus Bichir, Pelvicachromis pulcher (Krib), African Butterfly Cichlid, Synodontis Nigriventris (upside down cat), Synodontis multipunctatus (cuckoo cat)
Corals/Plants Kept: Frogbit, banana, moneywort, amazon sword, java fern, anubias nana for now. More to come
Tank Size: 75
Advice: Biotopes make more fun communities!
Description: West Africian Biotope(ish) I'm not super strict.

Rated #47: bluezebra77

State: None/Other
Country: Lebanon
Rank: #47 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 08/18/2010
Ratings: 6
Number of votes: 96
Fish Kept: Blue Zebra, 1x Sciaenochromis ahli (Electric Blue Ahli), 1x Ice Blue Cobalt, 1xYellw Peacock, 1x Melanochromis Johanni, 1x Tropheus Duboisi , 2xCyrtocara moori (Blue Dolphins), 1x Nimbochromis venustus , 2xRed Finned Sharks, 3x Metriaclima lombardoi "Kenyi" , 2x Dimidiochromis Compressiceps(Eye Bitter), 1x Haplochromis sp.44, 1x Aulonocara Mylandi, 1x Ruby Red Peacock
Corals/Plants Kept: 2 red corals+2 fake red plants+rocks collected from the mountains+crushed coral+sand substrate
Tank Size: 100
Advice: Read a lot before setting up your aquarium.On fish types, compatibility, water conditions...
Description: New design for my African Cichlid Tank

Rated #48: SilverCichlid

State: None/Other
Country: Australia
Rank: #48 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 01/29/2008
Ratings: 5.99
Number of votes: 153
Quote: If its not broken, don't fix it!
About Yourself: I'm a fish addict - I need help! LOL =D
Fish Kept: Mbuna in 1 tank. Haps/Peacocks in another: 8 x Melanochromis Maingano 10 x Pseudotropheus estherae (red zebra) 7 x Labidochromis Caeruleus 4 x Pseudotropheus Saulosi 3 x Cynotilapia pulpican 4 x Cynotilapia Afra Cobue 6 x Maylandia Callainos (blue cobalt) 6 x Pseudotropheus Acei (yellow tail) 6 x Maylandia Lombardoi 8 x Metriaclima greshakei 7 x Labidochromis sp. "Hongi" 3x Sc Fryeri Electric Blue 2x Copadochromis Borleyi Red Fin Kadanga 2x Otopharynx Tetraspilus 2x Protomelas Taeniolatus Taiwan Reef 2x Oto Lithobates Sulphur Crest 2x Protomelas Sp Tanzania 2x Aulonocara Kandeensis 'Blue Orchid' 1 x Aulonocara "German Red" 2 x Aulonocara sp. "Stuartgranti Maleri" 1 x Aulonocara jacobfreibergi "Eureka Red" 1 x Aulonocara (Blue - unknown what specie) 4 x Aulonocara Tangerine ("Fire Fish") 1 x Aulonocara rubescens "Albino" 1 x Aulonocara jacobfreibergi 1 x Aulonocara koningsi 1 x Aulonocara Stuartgranti "Monkey Bay" 4 x Cyrtocara moori 2 x Nimbochromis Venustus 2 x Protomelas Taeniolatus Red Empress 3 x Sciaenochromis fryeri
Corals/Plants Kept: 2 Plastic plants
Tank Size: 180
Advice: Take your time - there is no rush. Study as much as you can on your fish. Not ALL fish can go together. Get the biggest tank you can! Good planning is all worth it in the end. I've had reef, planted and all things in between, cichlids have been the best I've kept.
Description: 180g Mbuna Aquarium

Rated #49: darrenjohn1989

State: Minnesota
Country: United States
Rank: #49 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 04/17/2015
Ratings: 5.98
Number of votes: 206
Corals/Plants Kept: None
Tank Size: 75
Advice: I am new
Description: 125 gallon south american

Rated #50: Wilko

State: None/Other
Country: Australia
Rank: #50 out of 5110 Freshwater Tanks submitted all-time;
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Submitted: 12/29/2008
Ratings: 5.98
Number of votes: 133
Quote: Fish are friends not food!!
About Yourself: Have been into the hobbie all my life as my father had fish. Got my own fish tank when I was around 14 so I've been in the game now for over 15 years.
Fish Kept: Venustus, Blue Dolphin, Dragonblood, Mbumba, Demasoni, Frontosa, Livingstoni, Red Forest Jewell, Electric Yellow, Electric Blue x 2, Clown Loach, Bristlenose Catfish, Red Zebra, Cobalt Blue, Red Top Zebra, Eureka Red Peacock, Red Empress, Marble Peacock, Hajomaylandi, Acei, Latafasciata, Firebird Peacock.
Corals/Plants Kept: Plastic plants with lots of Womera rocks (Australian) as caves for my fishies.
Tank Size: 75
Advice: Filtration is the key to winning the battle!
Description: My 5ft African Cichlid tank.