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  1. German Blue rams and cichlids

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hello everyone i have a 65 gallon tank with 4 German blue rams and looking for cichlid options to stock it any recommendations?
  2. Red jeweled cichlid

    So i need help, i posted in wrong place once already, i have 10 red jeweled cichlid in a 35 gallon tank, they are just stuck at this very pale grey orange color, a friend got same fish from same person, hers are same size as mine but beautiful deep red with dark tails, we started out the same...
  3. have Marineland C220 & 50 cichlids

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Hello, My future brother-in-law brought me a 30 gallon tank with 50 convict cichlids. It came with a basic filter that hangs on the inside of the tank. I just bought a Marineland C220 canister filter because I read that these are good to have and it might clear up the murky water. It's all...
  4. Stock the 55 G with Mbuna!

    I have a community setup, but looking to make a transition to cichlids.. -FILTRATION: Currently have an emperor 280 and Aquaclear 70 HOB filters...calculates to about 10x turnover/hour. Pretty good, but I've heard many switch to canister filters with cichlids...?? Do they work better? Do i need...