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  1. What kind of algae eater is this?

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Hey everyone! I recently adopted a tank from an owner who passed. I was told I was getting a Siamese Algae Eater, and I've come to think that's not the case. In fact, this fishy I have does not look like a true or false SAE, nor a CAE or flying fox. Is it possible he's a mix of some of the...
  2. Lake Inle Danio (Devario auropurpureus) Profile

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Information on these fish seems to exist out there, but none from people who have personally kept them. Thus, I wanted to share what I've learned. Trade Name: Lake Inle Danio Scientific Name: Devario Auropurpureus (sometimes incorrectly called: Inlecypris Auropurpureus) Personal Background: I...
  3. mixing different barbs

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    i currently have 5 gold barbs(Barbodes semifasciolatus) in my 30 gallon planted tank; i'm planning to add 5 odessa barbs(Pethia padamya). The internet says both types can reach 2.8 inches, but the average size is below 2 inches. Some questions: 1. i read that barbs like to school with their own...
  4. Tetras!!!?

    Characins
    hello everyone, i just needed some help with fish in my tank. well actually thats the problem i dont have any, well i do and its a pair of kribs and a pair of bolivian rams and 6 cories 1 pleco and 6 guppies, i was looking to purchase like to different groups of characins or schooling fish. my...
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