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  1. #1

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    My basement tanks.

    First tank is a 29g grow out and it has a lenticulata pike. Second tank is a 55g grow out and it has 6 gold mahseers and a tiger shovel nose. Third tank is my 210g and it has a gold clown knife, 2 Zebrina pikes, 2 azul bass, flagtail prochilodus, 24" fire eel and a distichodus atroventralis. My fourth and final tank is a 220g and it has my 11 member frontosa group.
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    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
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    29g quarantine tank.

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    Very nice. I love how your Zebrina pikes are always together, so cute
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    Only if I could get them to mate.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    Quote Originally Posted by luke77 View Post
    Only if I could get them to mate.
    I'm betting that you'll figure out how to encourage them, yet.
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    I could make a mint if I could figure it out and get the fry to survive. As far as I know Zebrina pike's have never bred in captivity.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    Amazing tanks Luke!
    * 100gal show
    - planted w/ Crypts, Vals, Java Fern, Staurogyne repens and Amazon Swords
    - Neons, 4 Angelfish, Sunset Honey Gourami, BN Pleco, Spotted Sailfin
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    How big do you think a pike breeding tank would have to be? If you have a male and female, maybe they'd be more apt to laying eggs in a honeymoon suite set up like the wild. I haven't looked up Zebrina pikes yet, but some overhead brush, twigs, reduced lighting, that sort of thing.....
    Make it a real project ;)
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    I would say a 125g.
    220g Frontosa tank.
    210g monster fish tank.
    125g planted wild altum tank
    55g grow out tank.
    29g quarantine tank.

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    Those fish make your tank look small, they are GIANTS (and gorgeous). The frontosa's look great too, thanks for sharing your basement with us.
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    Quote Originally Posted by luke77 View Post
    I would say a 125g.
    Oh well maybe that's why they haven't spawned in captivity. Not easy to get a pair to begin with and they require such large tanks. Honestly, I would just enjoy the two you have already. They are so cute and it might be hard to find homes for all the babies. Just thinking it would be a serious issue to be overrun with that type of fish!
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