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Photo Caption: My 55-gallon that serves as a room-divider (thus why random lights and things are visible behind it), containing angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare), pristella tetras (Pristella maxillaris), and serpae tetras (Hyphessobrycon eques).
freshwater fish - pterophyllum scalare - angelfish stocking in 55 gallons tank - Dad (silver) and Mom (smokey), giving my camera lens the Evil Eye for zooming in on their fry. Pterophyllum scalare pair, Cerberus and Mocha.
freshwater fish - pterophyllum sp. - black angel stocking in 55 gallons tank - My black female angelfish laying eggs, with a closeup on the breeding tube. The wild-type male is waiting to swoop in for another fertilizing run.
freshwater fish - symphysodon sp. - blue diamond discus stocking in 55 gallons tank - Blue diamond and blue snakeskin discus.
freshwater fish - symphysodon sp. - blue diamond discus stocking in 55 gallons tank - Blue diamond discus.
freshwater fish - symphysodon sp. - blue diamond discus stocking in 55 gallons tank - Blue diamond and blue snakeskin discus.
freshwater fish - symphysodon sp. - blue diamond discus stocking in 55 gallons tank - My new discus - blue diamond and a blue snakeskin.
freshwater fish - trichogaster trichopterus - opaline gourami stocking in 55 gallons tank - Pucker up! Opaline gourami kisses!
freshwater fish - trichogaster leeri - pearl gourami stocking in 55 gallons tank - Male pearl gourami.
corals inverts - procambarus sp. - hammers cobalt blue lobster stocking in 55 gallons tank - Blue crawfish/crayfish/crawdad/mud-bug.
freshwater fish - pterophyllum scalare - angelfish stocking in 55 gallons tank - My grizzled angelfish, Cerberus, showing off his full color.
freshwater fish - pterophyllum scalare - angelfish stocking in 55 gallons tank - Mocha (foreground) and Cerberus (background) with tiny angelfish fry. (Pterophyllum scalare)
freshwater fish - trichogaster trichopterus - opaline gourami stocking in 55 gallons tank - This opaline gourami has a death wish. (Note: this is my quarantine tank, thus the strange combination of tank-mates. The crawfish is new and the gourami just doesn't have a permanent home yet, since he's so mean to everyone I've tried to put him with.)
corals inverts - procambarus alleni - blue crayfish stocking in 55 gallons tank - BOO! (Or, the last thing several of my fish saw, including a dwarf gourami who died with a comically cartoonish bite out of his belly. Stupid crawfish.) Procambarus alleni (I think).
corals inverts - paleomonetes sp. - ghost shrimp stocking in 55 gallons tank - Truly, the ghost shrimp is king of all he surveys...
corals inverts - paleomonetes sp. - ghost shrimp stocking in 55 gallons tank - A ghost shrimp holding eggs that look about ready to pop.
freshwater fish - pterophyllum sp. - gold veil angel stocking in 55 gallons tank - My smokey angelfish Mocha (Pterophyllum scalare), tending to her fry.
freshwater fish - pterophyllum scalare - half black angelfish stocking in 55 gallons tank - Proud daddy angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare) and his newborn fry. Not pictured: Mom, who is chasing away tetras and camera lenses.
freshwater fish - pristella maxillaris - gold pristella tetra stocking in 55 gallons tank - Three pristella tetras (Pristella maxillaris) staying moderately still at the same time!
freshwater fish - pterophyllum altum - altum angel- true wild strain stocking in 55 gallons tank - Two angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare). Unfortunately, the stripey leopard one in the foreground got freaked out one day and jumped out of the tank. He somehow made it through a hole that I never thought an angelfish could aim for, let alone fit through. RIP.
55 gallons freshwater fish tank (mostly fish and non-living decorations) - My 55-gallon that serves as a room-divider (thus why random lights and things are visible behind it), containing angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare), pristella tetras (Pristella maxillaris), and serpae tetras (Hyphessobrycon eques).
freshwater fish - pterophyllum sp. - silver zebra angel stocking in 55 gallons tank - Ambush-in-progress! Two angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare), one of which is obviously gunning for Alpha.

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State: Texas
Country: United States
Advice: Quarantine tank. Have one.
Tank Size: 55 gallons

COMMENTS

great looking tank. that "bamboo" needs air access or it will eventually die, rot, and pollute the tank. just a head up. fish avatar
Very nice tank! fish avatar
YOUR TANK IS AWESOME !!!! fish avatar
Wow! lot's of life in your tank - you must be doing something right. fish avatar
that is very nice....love the bamboo fish avatar
Great looking tank, plants, and fish. Great pix, what kinda camera do you use. fish avatar

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