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  1. Stocking a 33 Gallon Tank

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello there, I am sure you guys get LOADS of these questions but.. I have a 33 gallon tank that I'd like to stock a bit more. I currently have a beautiful laid back Betta fish, one dwarf African frog, 7 white cloud minnows, 5 corydoras white, 2 black skirt tetra's. I was thinking of getting a...
  2. Need advice for companions for Black Skirt Tetras in 10 gal tank

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I am new to fish keeping. I set up and cycled a 10 gallon tank yesterday. Today I added a heater, a snail, 4 ghost shrimp and a plant. I originally wanted goldfish, but did some research and found out it is a no-no to put a goldfish in anything less than a 20 gallon. So..I added 3 black skirt...
  3. Compatibility Question- Tetras and Barbs

    Okay, there's a link in my signature to another problem, and provided I can find someone to take the Pleco I inherited, that'll be solved. This question is for after I get rid of him. I currently have 3 Black Skirt Tetras (one is a rather old 'Fruit'), 3 Serpae Tetras, and 2 Gold Barbs. They...
  4. Black Skirt Tetra Habitat

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hello everyone, does anybody know what the minimum tank size requirement is for 2 black skirt tetras? they would be alone in the tank. thanks
  5. Black Tetra Compatibility

    So, in my 10 gallon tank I have 3 black skirt tetras. In a few weeks, once my cycle is done/almost done, I want to get 3 more fish, so that I could have a proper "shoal." So, my question is- Would penguin tetras shoal with my skirt tetras? If not, is the only option skirt tetras? I like the...
  6. Black skirt tetra swim bladder issue?

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    For about the past two days my one year old black skirt tetra has been swimming franticly upward right next to my bubbler to no avail. He can only make it about six inches from the bottom of the tank, and he's been sitting basically in the stream of the bubbler non-stop. He looks normal, no...