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  1. #1

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    So I lost a couple mollies over the past month or so, so now I am looking at topping of the stocking of the 37 gallon. Thus I am looking for some suggestions on fish that would go in with the current inhabitants.

    Current stocking is -
    - 4 Black Mollies
    - 3 Pearl Gourami
    - 5 Assassin Snails

    not sure what I want in there. There are a few molly fry in there at the moment, although I think the pearl's ate a few of the smallest ones as I had more than 20 at one point and I think I got half that now.

    Parameters just before my weekly 35% water changes
    - Ammonia 0 ppm
    - Nitrite 0 ppm
    - Nitrate 5 ppm
    - pH 7.6 (stable out of the tap that way to)
    - Temp 79 F
    Current tanks:
    37G FW - 3 Pearl Gourami, 4 Black Mollies, approximately 20+ Molly Fry, 5 Assassin Snails | 10G Planted FW - 14 Molly Fry, rocks, DW and an Anubias Nana - journal
    "We come from the land of the ice and snow" | "I reject your reality and substitute my own" - Adam Savage | What part of "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn" don't you understand?
    How to cycle without fishies!

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    If you weren't so far away, I'd gladly give you some platys
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    40 Gallon Breeder: ... Journal
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  3. #3

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    Asking good questions, keep it up! - Slaphppy7 Congrats on the tank move - Slaphppy7 Thanks for being the 2000th poster on the 40B! - Slaphppy7 Thanks for the B-Day wish - Strider199 Here's to one crummy Superbowl, lol! - Slaphppy7 
    T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 Stay warm!! - DeboraBremner Here's to good friends, and new fish! - Slaphppy7 T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 Happy Easter! - Slaphppy7 

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    oh but I couldn't possibly take that joy away from you, I mean you can see the glow every time Lauren finds more fry in the tank...
    Current tanks:
    37G FW - 3 Pearl Gourami, 4 Black Mollies, approximately 20+ Molly Fry, 5 Assassin Snails | 10G Planted FW - 14 Molly Fry, rocks, DW and an Anubias Nana - journal
    "We come from the land of the ice and snow" | "I reject your reality and substitute my own" - Adam Savage | What part of "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn" don't you understand?
    How to cycle without fishies!

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    Quote Originally Posted by FrozenTundra View Post
    oh but I couldn't possibly take that joy away from you, I mean you can see the glow every time Lauren finds more fry in the tank...
    "Joy", huh?...that's what you call it?....no, I could give you all of the juvies, and keep the 20+ fry, and still have an endless supply...I'd even let you have a few fry, too, and still would never run out

    Seriously though, have you considered maybe some tetras?...there are so many kinds to choose from, they should get along fine with the rest of your stock, and they are easy to care for
    10 Gallon Beginner Tank... Journal
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    Maybe a school of Dwarf Neon Rainbowfish? Very peaceful and they stay quite small...and oh so pretty! http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/p...59&pcatid=1059

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    Asking good questions, keep it up! - Slaphppy7 Congrats on the tank move - Slaphppy7 Thanks for being the 2000th poster on the 40B! - Slaphppy7 Thanks for the B-Day wish - Strider199 Here's to one crummy Superbowl, lol! - Slaphppy7 
    T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 Stay warm!! - DeboraBremner Here's to good friends, and new fish! - Slaphppy7 T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 Happy Easter! - Slaphppy7 

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    Debora, that profile suggests a lower pH and temp than what I keep my current tank at. I could look at some of the tetra's though or maybe a school of small cory as well.
    Current tanks:
    37G FW - 3 Pearl Gourami, 4 Black Mollies, approximately 20+ Molly Fry, 5 Assassin Snails | 10G Planted FW - 14 Molly Fry, rocks, DW and an Anubias Nana - journal
    "We come from the land of the ice and snow" | "I reject your reality and substitute my own" - Adam Savage | What part of "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn" don't you understand?
    How to cycle without fishies!

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    Tetras are always a good choice for a community tank. I'm partial to serpae tetras. They have a reputation for being nippy, but I've personally not seen that behavior.

    -S

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    Quote Originally Posted by FrozenTundra View Post
    Debora, that profile suggests a lower pH and temp than what I keep my current tank at. I could look at some of the tetra's though or maybe a school of small cory as well.
    Stable is the key...my ph is 7.4 to 7.5 and temp is 78

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stingrayg4 View Post
    Tetras are always a good choice for a community tank. I'm partial to serpae tetras. They have a reputation for being nippy, but I've personally not seen that behavior.

    -S
    My serpaes get a little nippy now and then with each other....but never touch the other fish.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FrozenTundra View Post
    Debora, that profile suggests a lower pH and temp than what I keep my current tank at. I could look at some of the tetra's though or maybe a school of small cory as well.
    And they need a longer tank.
    My 75 gal Journal & My Dual 29 gal Journal
    75 gal - Pristella Tetras, Scissortail Rasboras, Neon Dwarf Rainbowfish, Leopard & Zebra Danios, Wild Caught BNP
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