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post #11 of 17 Old 10-16-2009, 11:54 PM
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My tetras go near the top of the tank, not sure if you want small tetras in a 55.

Maybe some gouramis, or giant danios ?

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post #12 of 17 Old 10-17-2009, 12:00 AM
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The easiest way to tell if your frog is an African Dwarf Frog or an African Clawed Frog is to look at their fore feet (hands). The ADF has webbed fore feet and the ACF does not. If you find that you have an ACF be prepared as it can get quite big, possibly big enough to actually eat some of your fish.
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post #13 of 17 Old 10-17-2009, 09:02 PM
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I second african butterfly fish, use to have one back in the day.
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post #14 of 17 Old 10-17-2009, 11:21 PM
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I second african butterfly fish, use to have one back in the day.
I have read repeatedly that people who have housed this fish giving them nothing but raves. I considered getting one myself when I first set up my tank but I couldn't find any in my area.

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post #15 of 17 Old 10-17-2009, 11:44 PM
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Found a tank at my lfs, a 55-60 gallon seamless with a bioball filtration system and some 100+ dollar light for around 350, that I want to get and if I do, Im going to do a community tank and get one again.
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post #16 of 17 Old 10-18-2009, 09:25 AM Thread Starter
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The frog is a clawed frog so. Anyways right now I'm looking into the African Butterfly Fish or Giant Danios.
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post #17 of 17 Old 10-18-2009, 10:56 AM
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as the others have aid the ACF can get rather large and can be aggressive!!

"Fish are friends not food"
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