Originally Posted by herefishy
I currently have a 5" Uaru with (2) Royal farlowellas(Sturisoma panamense), and a small group of C. anneus "albino" in a 30g.Plastic plants(oh, how I hate to admit that) are needed as the Uaru is a vegetarian, for the most part, and will absolutely destroy even the toughest of plants. I learned from experience. The fish DESTROYED a $30 Anubius. Plant has healed, that's the good news.
you have a Uaru in a 30g tank
you do know they get 10-12" right? a 30g tank is way to small for a Uaru...
anyway, the venestus can attain 10-12" as well if im not mistaken.
look for any cichlid that stays under 7" and they will be OK, i would get a pair of firemouths.