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Old 02-28-2011, 05:04 PM   #1
 
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New Catfish Help

I have a new tank and im about a month in. I am looking for a really cool catfish. something not too big...8-10 inch range. thanks
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Old 02-28-2011, 05:31 PM   #2
 
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Tank size?
What other fish do you plan to keep?

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Old 02-28-2011, 05:33 PM   #3
 
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i have a75 gallon tank.. w/ 5 giant danios, 5 tiger barbs, 4 rainbow sharks
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Old 02-28-2011, 05:38 PM   #4
 
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Striped raphael catfish
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Whiptail plecos (may need to research in planetcatfish.com for options)
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Old 02-28-2011, 09:31 PM   #5
 
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i have a75 gallon tank.. w/ 5 giant danios, 5 tiger barbs, 4 rainbow sharks
I don't want to rain on your parade, but you're keeping four rainbow sharks in a 75?? You might run into some problems with that as they mature. Thay can be very territorial and combative with each other. You might have already seen it, but I'm linking their profile for you.

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Old 03-01-2011, 06:20 PM   #6
 
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cool thanks for the info. they are very cool with eachother right now and kinda mind their own business, but ya it does say they get more aggressive as they age. thanks
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