African cichlids - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 10-22-2012, 10:22 PM Thread Starter
Joe1985's Avatar
African cichlids

Im contemplating on making my new tank (if i end up buying it) an african tank, in saying that need to research them alot more, would anyone recommend some "beginners" cichlids that arent too aggressive and wont cross breed with other cichlids recommended?
by the way the tank i may be getting will be a 55Gallon (4Ft)

Joe1985 is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to Joe1985 For This Useful Post:
Skeletor18 (11-10-2012)
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 10-22-2012, 11:04 PM
TFK Moderator
Tazman's Avatar
Yellow labs, rusty, acei, afra, red zebra - (not with the yellow labs though - they will cross breed), lithobates. acara

look at 3-4 species with a maximum of 12-15 fish in 1 male to 3-4 female ratio.

10g Fry / Hospital / QT tank (as needed)

75g Saltwater Reef, Ocellaris Clownfish, Lyretail Antias (baby), Lemon damsel, Longtail Fairy Wrasse, purple dottyback, snails, crabs and a few LPS corals.

220g Still sitting empty (come on Lottery I need the numbers to come up!)
Tazman is offline  

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
African Cichlids dmuddle Fish Breeding 14 02-29-2012 11:22 PM
African Cichlids in 20 Gal...HELP!!!! chscoleg Cichlids 1 09-05-2010 01:18 PM
African Cichlids 50 gallon Freshwater and Tropical Fish 7 04-06-2010 02:01 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome