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Old 02-06-2012, 01:24 PM   #1
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tanks that have cichlids breeding and tips please

ets see your pictures of your tanks which have breeding cichlids in and any tips would be great wanting to hopefully have some to breed in mine but want to see some pictures of some set ups would be a great help received my ocean rock today getting 37kgs more delivered tomorrow!!
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Old 02-06-2012, 02:13 PM   #2
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I pretty much always seem to have 3 or 4 females holding at any one time.
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Old 02-06-2012, 02:16 PM   #3
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cheers for that not planning to put plants in though although i might do
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Old 02-06-2012, 02:40 PM   #4
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My plants are all fake at the moment so they are very low maintenance lol.I am thinking of putting live plants in there soon though.
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Old 02-06-2012, 02:43 PM   #5
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My plants are all fake at the moment so they are very low maintenance lol.I am thinking of putting live plants in there soon though.
wont the cichlids eat them?
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Old 02-06-2012, 02:49 PM   #6
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Apparently Anubias and java fern do pretty good,but I will just add a few to begin with and see how it goes.
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Apparently Anubias and java fern do pretty good,but I will just add a few to begin with and see how it goes.
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Old 02-06-2012, 06:42 PM   #8
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Heres mine....my cichlids are starting to make nest so i know they will start holding soon
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xfactor - where'd you get those rocks and what are they? I'm in the process of starting up my cichlid tank and currently going crazy with what kind of rocks and how to stack them
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Old 02-08-2012, 11:00 PM   #10
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temp 80 degrees rocks high up flat, Slick rock not porous.
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