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  1. #21

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    Its in a 55 gallon right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Demjor19
    What size tank is he in. This fish will soon rule the tank probably killing anything within it. RD/Midas Cichlids are beasts...excellent fish if kept by themselves or in very large heavily aquascaped tanks. They have great personality, but are just normally very aggressive.
    Raising them with other aggressive cichlids from juvies buys some time but with these guys it is a toss up. I've seem them do well in communities for quite a while before they had to be relocated and I've seen them try to rule the roost when they were this size as well. A 55 will work for a while but he'll out grow it within a year. A 75-90 gallon tank would be better long term. Same length as the 55 but wider (front to back) giving him some extra space. Note: this is just for the RD/Midas, the rest will need their own tank. For them at least a 125.
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