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  1. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi guys! I've just purchased a 58 US Gal tank (100cm long x 40cm deep x 55cm high) and will be using a Superfish Aqua Flow AquaPro 600 (158.5 gal capacity) and, after scaping it with black sand and background and plants and whatnot, I'm thinking of stocking it with a platinum/red theme I was...
  2. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hallo TFK Forums! I hope I'm posting this in the right place... I'm a new member but not a new fishkeeper, although I would consider myself more moving from beginner to intermediate. I've kept livebearers before (platies, swordtails, mollies) which bred, of course, harlequin rasboras, various...
  3. Tropical Fish Diseases
    I suppose I ought to start this post with some background on my tank and fishkeeping skills before anything else, since it's highly likely people who haven't been following my discussions on this site over the years may read this post. Tank size: 15 gallons established since: June 2010 temp: 26...
  4. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    My fifty gallon has had a change of up to .50 in just about two days! The first day, I did 40% w/c and te second day I did a 50% the next day. Always use decholrinator, my water is soft, these are my fish as of right now are nine guppies, fry of all ages, five cherry barbs [more in qt to join...
  5. Tropical Fish Diseases
    1. Size of tank? 45 gallons, 36x24x12 2. Water parameters a. Ammonia? 0 b. Nitrite? 0 c. Nitrate? 2-3ppm d. pH, KH and GH? 6.4, 2 drops, 1-2 drops e. Test kit? API Master Kit 3. Temperature? 77-78 4. FW (fresh water) or BW (brackish)? Freshwater 5. How long the aquarium has been set up...
  6. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Im wondering if this is normal behavior? Cherries pacing the air bubbles, and My male guppy train. - YouTube I added them to a 45 gallon heated, filtered tank, with guppies, and thier fry, two days ago. The fish seem fine together, its the running in the bubbles im concerned about. Could it be...
  7. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hello! My 45 gal stocking list is as follows, 9 guppies, and fry [about 30? am removing more every day to fry tank] will be 7 cherries[they are in QT], and hope to add 6 more to their group. Im looking for ideas for a small group of fish for the upper regions of my tank. The barbs will be the...
  8. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    So, I started out with nine cherries, four male, five female. The next two days, two females died, so i now only have 3 females. Id like to keep my f/m ratio high, so im considering getting more cherries. Since i lost two, and that was from one of my lps's, and i will most likely be getting the...
  9. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    So, I currently have nine guppies [3m,6f], a bn pleco, a rn pleco, and about 30 fry in my 45 gallon. The fry will be caught, and moved, and the few i cant catch, will grow, and eventually be caught. My nine adults now just swim in the net when i go baby hunting..its annoying! Anyways, there is...
  10. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Since, I have nine guppies, and just bought nine barbs, and in my 45 gal, my female guppies just gave birth. I do remove as many as i can, but there are still some in the tank. I know that Cherry Barbs are more active, and may be nippy, but all my guppies have shorter tails, and are pretty...
  11. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    A couple of days ago i added 7 glowlight tetras to my tank. I already had a gourami and 4 cherry barbs and they seemed to be getting along ok with each other, but this morning when i woke up every one of the barbs had ragged edges to their tail fins, and i noticed that the glowlights were...
  12. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    hi everyone! today i finally bought the 6 cherry barbs i've been planning to get for ages, yay! :-D I could have gotten the albino bristlenose at the same time, but they were $20 and i thought that was way too expensive considering i could have got them somewhere else for only $15 :-? i wanted...
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