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Thread: harlequin barbs

  1. #11

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    0 Not allowed!
    Agreed, they look exactly like my Green Tigers.
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

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    0 Not allowed!
    All of those fish you took a picture of are variants of tiger barbs. They are a schooling fish, so they prefer a group of at least 6, usually do best at numbers from 8-10.

    I'm not sure how big your tank is, but 29 gallons should be the minimum for keeping a group of these due to their fast movements. An even larger tank would be better. Are they being kept with anything else?

  3. #13

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    0 Not allowed!
    In my experience a 29 isn't even enough.
    125 - BGK, pictus cats, silver dollars, kissing gouramis, palmas bichir, delhezi bichir
    125 - Red severum, bolivian rams, Turquoise rainbows, irian red rainbows, loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, pearl gouramis
    90 - Congo tetras, african knife, elephant nose, spotted ctenopoma, upside down cats

    QTs - 29, 20H, 20L, 10

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