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stephenmontero 04-22-2008 11:38 AM

Can I add a school of neon tetra's to this tank??
 
i want to get like a school of 12 in my 40 gallon tank currently the tank has
2 Hi-Fin Black Tetra
2 Marigold Wag Swordtail
2 Sunset Patty
2 Red Fire Dwarf Gourami
2 Blue Paradise Fish
1 Albino Bristle Nose Pleco
wat do u think

Pasfur 04-22-2008 06:16 PM

Is the picture on your profile the picture of this aquarium? If so, i think your aquarium is planted with sufficient decorations to allow the Neons to feel comfortable with the fish you named. Neons are very docile and enjoy a lot of hiding places when first introduced to an aquarium.

On a side note, why are you buying in pairs? Most fish should not be kept in pairs. Livebearers do much better with at least 2 females per male. Blue Paradise Fish generally do not enjoy each others company and may eventually begin to establish territories in the tank. There is nothing overly critical in your aquarium, but i would definitely add more female livebearers. If not, the males will harass them endlessly.

stephenmontero 04-24-2008 11:12 AM

yea thats the pic of the tank and idk i am getting some new fish today


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