New fish suggestions ......

Discuss all aspects of freshwater tropical fish and aquariums.

New fish suggestions ......

Postby PeterMcgee » Sat Feb 18, 2012 11:01 pm

I currently have 2 opaline and 2 golden gourami about 4cm, 5 rosy barbs 2cm and a snowball plec 3cm

I have a 200lt tank approx 38 x 18 x 16

i was thinking what other fish could i add to my tank to create a nice community aquarium though i think the max i would add is no more than 4

my thoughts
2 clown loach, the pet shop has some about 1inch but i know they grow quite big, or some other bottom dwelling fish
1 or 2 rainbow fish to add some nice colour


any ideas ?? or is my stock large enough for my tank ?
PeterMcgee
Member
 
Posts: 21
Joined: Sat Feb 11, 2012 11:59 pm

Re: New fish suggestions ......

Postby Carylnz » Sun Feb 19, 2012 4:44 am

Clown loaches prefer to be in groups of 3 or more. I would increase your rosy barb numbers so the existing gourami are your feature fish.
My home forum is The NZ Fishroom http://www.fnzas.org.nz
User avatar
Carylnz
Moderator
 
Posts: 7478
Joined: Thu Jun 14, 2007 7:37 pm
Location: Blenheim, NZ

Re: New fish suggestions ......

Postby ady » Sun Feb 19, 2012 4:43 pm

i have rainbow fish ( lake katubu )...they a gorgeous colour and have no problems with my gourami's...a very peaceful fish that adds a great splash of colour to the tank. :)
humans are the only race,with the intelligence to save the earth...shame we have the ignorance to ignore the salvation!!!!!
ady
Member
 
Posts: 843
Joined: Wed Jan 05, 2011 11:53 am
Location: suffolk


Return to Freshwater Discussion

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

cron