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post #1 of 4 Old 12-09-2009, 08:28 PM Thread Starter
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help with selection

i am thinking about stocking my tank with cichlids, i have a 58 gallon tank. what would be a good selection of fish to put in it. also i am thinking about a cray fish or too to put in there also is that safe

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post #2 of 4 Old 12-10-2009, 12:24 PM
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Jamie, if you mention your water parameters it will allow members to provide suggestions since cichlids occur in very divergent water parameters. B.

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Something we all need to remember: The fish you've acquired was quite happy not being owned by you, minding its own business. If you’re going to take it under your wing then you’re responsible for it. Every aspect of its life is under your control, from water quality and temperature to swimming space. [Nathan Hill in PFK]
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post #3 of 4 Old 12-10-2009, 10:48 PM
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with not knowing your water params some suggestible "hardy" cichlids would include oscars and a few african cichlids can give you more selections when we know what the water ph is
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post #4 of 4 Old 12-11-2009, 07:16 PM
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ditto above coments
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