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  1. Do platies need company?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I got a big school of serpae tetra yesterday, bu they were in the same tank as a school of orange mickey mouse platy. Since their color was so similar and they were only a tiny bit bigger than the tetra, I accidentally ended up with one platy in the mix. Do they school? Do I need to get more? Is...
  2. Blue Ram schooling with Espei Rasbora

    Freshwater Journals
    Has anyone seen this behavior before? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZLWMT2c3OI&feature=youtube_gdata_player
  3. So many fish, so few tanks! (a stocking dilemma)

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I've known for a while that I wanted cardinal tetra in my 29 gallon softwater community. I'm just waiting to get the plants in and the tank to mature again (removed the substrate). The substrate fish have also been decided on for a while. I love kuhli loach. I also know I want a gourami in there...
  4. Small, Peaceful Schooling Fish

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    May tank is coming along nicely and I'm slowly refining my species that I would like. I'm thinking that a nice small, peaceful fish that schools most/all of the time (not just when freaked out) would be a great addition to my tank (will have no center piece fish so though a decent school could...
  5. Tetra Species Mixing question (New to the Forum)

    Characins
    Hey all! I just joined this forum in search to an answer for a question that I have been researching for a while. I am going to start a school tank of Tetras. I have read tons about them, and know what they require as far as housing, temperature, substrate, diet, etc. One thing I could not find...
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