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Old 09-14-2013, 12:40 PM   #1
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rare fish

Does anyone know of any rare fish I can have in my 6' aquarium that get to a nice size thanks
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Old 09-14-2013, 12:58 PM   #2
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Zebra pleco but they cost up to 60$ I think
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Old 09-14-2013, 01:09 PM   #3
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More like closer to $200
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Old 09-14-2013, 01:15 PM   #4
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Yea and also discus are cool but no rare
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:30 PM   #5
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Plecos are cool fish and do get to a nice size, but not livley enough for me has anyone heard of siamese tiger fish I here they are quite hard to get hold of in England ive never seen one in a fish shop before
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:31 PM   #6
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Dont discus need soft water
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:35 PM   #7
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Dont discus need soft water
Not necessarily, they are not as sensitive as they used to be. A lot of breeders are breeding them in harder water now
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:40 PM   #8
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Diccus do come in some nice colours do u know how big they get
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:44 PM   #9
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Ive got a few fish shops I go to and they all tell me they need soft water sort of put me off them
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:49 PM   #10
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Are you looking for a community tank or what?
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:52 PM   #11
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Na got 2 of them got 6' tank ready to go just wanted something on its own was thinking if getting an oscar bak but wanted something bit more rarer
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Old 09-14-2013, 03:37 PM   #12
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Lemon Oscar
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Old 09-14-2013, 03:50 PM   #13
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Ill Google it now have look, thanjs
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Old 09-14-2013, 03:58 PM   #14
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Never seen one of them before, think I might get one with a super red oscar do u know anymore fish
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Old 09-14-2013, 04:03 PM   #15
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I vote Long finned Oscar
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Old 09-14-2013, 04:07 PM   #16
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I would do a predator tank, I had one in a 125 gallon with African butterfly fish, freshwater lion fish, and various other fish, best tank I have ever had
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Old 09-14-2013, 04:11 PM   #17
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Freshwater lion fish, does it look like the saltwater lion fish
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Old 09-14-2013, 04:15 PM   #18
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Just Google freshwater lionfish looks like a spikey pleco, in the pictures it looked like it walks on its front fins
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Similar, kind of, very cool looking though! Lots of personality, like a dog in a tank
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Old 09-14-2013, 04:42 PM   #20
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What size do they get,I only own bristle nose plecos beacuse thet dont get massive like the rest of them,
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