Tropical Fish Keeping banner

barb

  1. Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Hello, I have recently purchase an African Butterfly Fish and was wondering if he'd do well in a tank that has the following: - Pencil Tetra - Cherry Barb - Leopard Danio - Discus I am mostly worried that the Butterfly fish will eat the barbs, tetras and danios, but especially the...
  2. Tropical Fish Diseases
    My male Odessa Barb which I have had for a little over a year has started to swim upside down and his tail fin looks in rough shape. He also looked like he was coughing up some kind of white powder or something. I had a Betta in there that ended up with dropsy a couple months back, he was...
  3. Fish Breeding
    Hi there, I have been overseas for about 10 weeks and because I didn't have anyone to look after my freshwater tropical fish I decided to take them back to the fish shop and turn off my aquarium. When I returned 3 months later, I found at least two cherry barbs, just large enough to be able to...
  4. Anabantids
    I am cycling a 55 gallon tank. Eventually I would like to have 3 variations of the Blue Gourami (Maybe Blue, Opaline, and Three-Spot). I assume I should get one male and two females. Can the following co-exist peacefully with the Gourami? Western (Australian) Rainbowfish, Rosy Barb, Penguin...
Top