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Old 03-30-2014, 08:25 PM   #1
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265 gallon stock

Well my tank is just about cycled with a 90 sump using the sicce 10, 2500 gph pump.

What do you guys think of this stock?

2 x vieja synspilum

2x bichir

1 x Salvini

1 x peacock bass

1 x arowana or jardini

I know the bass and the arowana get pretty big, I would like to at least do one or the other. And I definitely want the pair of the vieja's. I've also thinking about some of the smaller american cichlids like fire mouths, green terror, or maybe a pair of the larger geophagus earth eater

Please give some suggestions! Thank you
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Old 03-30-2014, 08:36 PM   #2
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I don't know if the Arowana would work what are the dimensions of the tank.
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Old 03-30-2014, 08:38 PM   #3
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If I had a tank that big I would get 1 or 2 oscars, maybe a flower horn, 2 jack dempseys, and an Arowana depending on the dimensions.
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Standard size 84 x 24 x 31. I have two oscars In another tank I think i would like to mix it up a little, but possibly
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Old 03-30-2014, 08:40 PM   #5
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Oh well then I would too so maybe a red devil or flower horn instead.
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Old 03-30-2014, 08:45 PM   #6
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A banded leporinus would be cool in there too along with a school of silver dollars
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Old 03-30-2014, 09:46 PM   #7
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Id skip the arowana, it will get too big to turn around eventually. The peacock bass would be a nice fish for that tank.
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Old 03-30-2014, 09:51 PM   #8
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Would that be all right with the other cichlids like the vieja's? I also know there are different kinds of peacock bass, anyone know much about them and which one would be the best fit? Preferably the smallest one I guess
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Old 03-31-2014, 08:39 AM   #9
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1 x synspilum

1 x fenestratus

1 x zonatus

1 x female festae

2 x green terror

1 x peacock bass

1 x bichir

What do you think of this?
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Old 03-31-2014, 10:04 AM   #10
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I would do 2 jack dempseys instead of the green terrors.
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