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Old 02-13-2014, 03:12 PM   #1
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Polleni cichlid?

I have a 40 gallon bow front. With a albino bichir a leaf fish and 2 Bolivian rams. What good size cichlid would work well in my tank. Also I would upgrade one all the fish get too big
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:21 PM   #2
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Should do for now that polypterus will need some floor space when he gets bigger
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:23 PM   #3
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Should do for now that polypterus will need some floor space when he gets bigger

Not now my polypterus is 4 inches. And all my fish r babies but what SA cichlid would work or other fish
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:36 PM   #4
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Mm not to sure is a leaf fish a type of datnoid? Bc those tend to get big also I have a 55 gallon with a full grown oscar a green Texas and my pup yetis and they've been fine for some time now if that helps you any
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:38 PM   #5
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No it's a leopard ctenopoma. And could u attach pics of them ik what the oscars r but those r just too aggressive. Thx
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:40 PM   #6
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This I the only pik I have from that tank at the moment he is a polypterus endelrichi I believe
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:42 PM   #7
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This I the only pik I have from that tank at the moment he is a polypterus endelrichi I believe

Wow beautiful polypterus. Unfortunately mines and albino and mine won't get that big the piggery he's getting is 8 inches
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:44 PM   #8
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That's about where's mines at right now I'm guna upgrade him into a 100 soon.... Hoping he will hit around 20 inches
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Yea see urs gets bigggggg and I would never keep that in my 40 but mine would always be that size so he's good
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:50 PM   #10
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Ya I feed him shrimp pellets and nightcrawlers surprised he dnt grow quicker
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:52 PM   #11
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Mine is growing crazily. Got him when he was 3 inches a month ago now he's 5!!! And what were the cichlids u had with him
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Old 02-13-2014, 03:53 PM   #12
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Green Texas and an oscar but I'm thinkin about getting rid of the oscar though
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Old 02-13-2014, 04:12 PM   #13
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Green Texas and an oscar but I'm thinkin about getting rid of the oscar though

Would u recommend the green Texas for me?
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Anyone else have ideas
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Old 02-13-2014, 04:57 PM   #15
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Prob not they can be mean sometimes
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Old 02-13-2014, 05:01 PM   #16
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I can get them as babies and growing up with the fish do u think they'll learn to live together the Pollenis and green Texas have gorg colors
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They could that's what I try to do with my fish also and I honestly haven't had issues so then you may be good
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Old 02-13-2014, 05:04 PM   #18
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Ok cool I might try it the place I was talking about has every single fish from all over the world!!!! It's only freshwater store too
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Wow that's a new one for me me never seen one but from what I just read they are very tolerant of different waters and such sounds good
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