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    Hello. I am relatively new to fish keeping and I have built up to a 125l aquarium over the last six months. It's a busy community tank with mollies, guppies a few Cory's, three angel fish and some harlequins. They've been breeding and happy, but a few weeks ago I introduced, with the advice of my local fish place, a rainbow fish and a hero severum. All is not as harmonious. The new fish don't hurt the others, but they chase them away from centre stage. My mollies don't seem happy...we'll you wouldn't be. Any tips? Please?

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    Welcome to the forum

    a 33 gallon / 125 L is a little small for severum. I think your tank might be a little over stocked

    You might get a lot more responses if you were to post your question in the general aquarium section of the forum
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Helenchoudhury View Post
    I introduced, with the advice of my local fish place, a rainbow fish and a hero severum. All is not as harmonious. The new fish don't hurt the others, but they chase them away from centre stage. My mollies don't seem happy...we'll you wouldn't be. Any tips? Please?
    A 125 is hardly big enough for 3 angels. It's certainly not big enough for a severum. There's some different species of rainbowfish, some are too big for your aquarium and all do better in groups.

    Lose the severum and the rainbow fish and do some research before you add fish instead of going by shop advice.

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