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Old 11-23-2014, 03:04 PM   #1
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Dominant fire mouth

I have a cichlid tank with

1 black convict
2 fire mouths
1 young green terror
1 young green Severum

One of my fire mouths seems to rule the tank. Is this strange behavior for a fire mouth? all other fish seem to keep to themselves. The black convict is larger than him, so I am surprised. And no the fire mouth is not breeding with the other.


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Old 11-23-2014, 03:21 PM   #2
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Its just cichlid behavior. They arent usually agressive but sometimes their personality make them what they are. Theres usually always a bully in a cichlid tank, so it probably is him. Just make sure he isnt over stressing your fish. Personally i would only be worried for the severum but they are robust fish. They should all be able to hold their own especially the convict.

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