Thread: Compatible Tetra's with Neons
03-11-2008, 07:03 PM #1
Compatible Tetra's with Neons
Looking to add another school of Tetra's. I currently have 7 neons, should I expand ther school? I'd like to add another school of a different Tetra which wouldn't come in conflict with the others ( such as nipping). What has worked for you?30g Long Planted South American BioTope Blue Rams & Apisto + Community
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03-11-2008, 07:25 PM #2
I do have one small school of neons 5, that happily live with a school of glo-lite. They previously were together with white skirt tetras. No problems at all.
I think that as long you do not mix them with vampire tetras you can put any small to medium size tetra with them.Luis
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03-11-2008, 07:49 PM #3
I have had diamond and glolight tetra in with neons,no problems.
03-11-2008, 08:12 PM #4Senior Member Arowana
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I would suggest getting a bigger group of neons. Thats just my oppinion though I think one large group of one kind of fish looks better then 2 medium sized groups. they show more color and school better too.
03-11-2008, 08:47 PM #5
I have Rummynose and Lemon Tetras in with my Neons. The Rummynose are wonderful little fish that look great in a small or large school.
03-12-2008, 03:43 AM #6
You could also have the red eyed or lamp eyed tetras..
03-12-2008, 03:45 AM #7
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03-12-2008, 01:00 PM #8
I second the rummeynose, they are a great little fish with lots of colour.Sailor
03-12-2008, 03:07 PM #9
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03-13-2008, 03:13 AM #10
i would not recommend either red eyes or colombian's both mine are nippy and there in groups of 5 or 6
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