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  1. Which Type of Dwarf Cory?

    Catfish
    Hi! So I have officially decided to keep some type of dwarf cories in my 10 gallon tank. I am deciding between the c. habrosus, hastatus, and pymaeous. I like the look of the habrosus the most, but I heard that the pygmaeous is hardier. I am new, so I definitely am not ready for fragile little...
  2. Types of otocinclus help!

    Catfish
    I have a shoal of 5 little otos, but I think there are 3 different types. The newest pair - Leo and Spot are beautiful and much friendlier than the rest. They are a very dark grey color that touches the stripe, on top, and almost a leapord spot pattern. Their stripe stops before the tail and...
  3. 30 gallon unusual stocking

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hi! I have kept a 30 gallon community aquarium for 2 years now, consisting of pearl gouramis, cardinals, panda cories, a BN plec and some ghost shrimp. I had an unfortunate incident with my heater/electrics, and only my BN plec and my shrimp survived. I am totally gutted but my tank has been...
  4. Fish Selection Tool - Online

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    A couple years back I found a website (resource) that had a great tool for fish selection. It has been a while since I used it so I may not be exact in all of its features but should be close. The tool allowed you to choose a whole plethora of detail before recommending fish based on your...
  5. My Parrotfish, information needed

    Cichlids
    Hi guys. How do you do? Before all, I should say I'm really a novice at fish care, so you would excuse me for my possible mistakes :) My brother has recently got a pair of Parrot-fish; after passing of an approximate 4 years the last time he had some fish (Not parrots, this is his...
  6. Putting Different Cories Together

    Catfish
    Hey, I just found the site, it's real cool, and I have a quick question. A recent death in the tank has left my little albino cory all alone. There's a loach for him to hang out with, but it's just not the same. I'm planning to buy a couple new fish, and I wanted to make sure; do corys of...
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