View Full Version : discus and tetras?

10-05-2008, 12:26 PM
hi all i have a tetra tank but want to change it to a barb tank or mabey something different can the following tetras go with discus

rummy nose
black phantom
buenos aris
and possibly more but cant remember lol
oh and in the discus tank theres bleu rams and bolivion butterflys aswell

10-05-2008, 12:34 PM
The rummynose and the glowlights for sure would be fine, the presillas are iffy and the buenos aires and the black phantoms are definitely no.

10-05-2008, 12:36 PM
awsome thanks ILMGB i thought so because there the only ones in my tank that pick on the other tetras

what about blind cave fish

10-05-2008, 12:41 PM
The key to deciding on the compatibility of any fish with Discus is the species level of aggression. It just depends on how nippy or just straight up aggressive a fish is as to weather or not it is compatible with Discus. IME Blind Cave Fish should be fine.

10-05-2008, 12:43 PM
awsome thanks for that but what to do with the other tetras that dont go with the discus lol

oh well thanks again for the good help