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  1. Neon Tetras with white 'patches' and 'torn' fins

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I've had my neon tetras for a few months and noticed recently that the two females had 'torn' or 'eaten' fins and tails, as well as some white patches on their sides which looked to me like lost scales. I just assumed that one of the others had been nibbling on them, but I've never seen that...
  2. Guppies - are rummynose tetras compatible?

    Hi - I'm new to this forum, so apologies if I've put this in the wrong place. We have a tank with lots of guppies, some neon tetras, and a few glowlight tetras, (and a very peaceful plec and bristlenose catfish.) We'd like to add one more shoaling species, and were thinkng about rummynose...
  3. My neon blue goby won't eat!

    Ancient Fish
    I bought a neon blue goby from Jack's Aquarium about a month ago. Hearing these guys are herbivores I bought some green seaweed for him(did not like that the first ingredient in any algae wafers was fish meal...). I have yet to ever see him eat and it looks like he is getting thinner. Should I...
  4. Cycled 55gal long aquarium, planted. Info and opinions on fish choices?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    So I've been stalking this site for like a year and finally made an account! I have a 55 gal aquarium that's been up since June and had several black mollies, neons, and a 13in pleco in it. I say had because my mom did something to the filter and every fish died over the weekend, that was about...
  5. Need help with possible ich outbreak.

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Sorry if I'm doing something wrong with this post, but I just registered with the sight a few minutes ago. I need help with what I think is an ich outbreak in my tank. Here's the information I'm supposed to include. Sorry in advance about all of the missing things and unknowns. I have...
  6. Neons always hiding

    I have a school of neon tetras (10) in with a group of harlequin rasboras (6) and couple of dwarf gourami in a 29 gallon tank. The neons stay hidden 90% of the time behind a large rock/cave formation. The other fish are always out in the open. The current from the HOB filter has been redirected...
  7. Your most expensive and least expensive fish

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    So all you have to do is list your most expensive and least expensive fish you've ever bought. I'll start with mine: Most expensive- $30 albino bristlnose Least expensive- $1.95 neon tetra
  8. favorite tetra?

    so what are everyone's favorite tetra's? :) just curious..
  9. Plant of Death??

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I accidentally posted this in Saltwater forums a little while ago, so I'm going to repost here: "I have one of the plants that is in the center of the picture on this website: PETCO Fluorescent Aquarium Plants at PETCO Occasionally, I would find dead fish in there and it was a real nuisance...