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  1. Stocking ideas for 240 litre

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello! I'm just setting up my very first tank (grew up with my Dad fishkeeping, but this is my first) and while it's getting started with its cycling, I'm starting to think about what I want in it. Problem is there is so much conflicting information! My set up is an Eheim vivaline 240 with...
  2. Main fish for a planted 26g?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hello! I need advice on a "centrepiece fish" for my 26 gallon tank. It is a long tank more than a tall one (only 16" tall and 31" long) and I already have 9 pepper corycats and plan on adding a school of tetras,probably neons, and two male endlers that I also already have. I fell in love with...
  3. Rams with a Male Betta

    I am getting ready to buy some new fish to a 20g tank and right now I have the following: 1x Male Betta 2x Blue Painted Moons (Platies) 5x Peppered Corys 1x Clown Pleco There are a few fish I have in a cart, and I would probably try to replace with an upside-down catfish and a ram. I had one...
  4. Danio and Blue Ram compatability, also a few questions

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I currently have 6 Glofish and a couple corys. I have a 20gal long and have had it running for 3 months now and consider it established. I tested my water at a LFS and had all 0 ratings in nitrate etc. , 82 temp, and lowered my PH to 6.8 to accommodate the blue ram. My tank is well planted with...
  5. German Blue Ram

    Hi I am new to this site and this is my first Thread! [Yes] I have 3 German blue rams , and i hope to put them in a planted aquarium with sand at the bottom and Cory catfish and some tetras? Is this OK ? The tetras may not be added , I have my rams with angelfish now but the angelfish have...
  6. 200 liter cube stocking - advice needed

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi all, I want to set up my first community tank, with mostly peaceful fish. I think some schooling fish, some creepy ground dwellers and a few 'stars' would be nice. I have: -only got experience with fancy goldfish,minnows, and axolotls. But I do understand cycling, taking things slow, the...
  7. Advice on caring for my new Ram cichlids

    Yesterday I purchased two Blue Ram cichlids from a pet shop in a nearby town and upon purchasing them they informed me that my pH should be about 6.5 for these fish. Sadly I was unaware, until I got home and had already added the fish to my aquarium, that my pH was about one degree too high...