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What Have You Got?

Postby KittyKat » 2005-10-18 11:58

What do you guys keep?

Here is my present list, updated on 12 October, 2010:

  • Ancistrus triradiatus, bristlenose pleco (aka Antennenwels)
  • Hypostomus cochliodon, rusty pleco
  • Panaque albomaculatus, mustard spot pleco

  • SA
    • Cleithracara maronii, keyhole cichlid (aka Maroni-Buntbarsch)
  • African
    • Lake Malawi
      • Labidochromis caeruleus, yellow labs (aka Gelber Labidochromis) - lc
      • Pseudotropheus demasoni - vu

  • Devario aequipinnatus, giant danio
  • Devario malabaricus, Malabar danio (aka Malabarbärbling)
  • Trigonostigma heteromorpha, harlequin rasbora (aka Keilfleckbärbling)

  • Melanoides tuberculatus, MTS
  • Physa spp.

And my past:

  • Betta simplex
  • Betta imbellis
  • Betta splendens, betta
  • Colisa lalia
  • Trichopsis pumila
  • Trichopsis vittata

  • Ancistrus sp. `Rio Ucayali`, starlight blristlenose pleco
  • Corydoras aeneus, bronze cory
  • Corydoras trilineatus, three-line cory
  • Pterygoplichthys pardalis, common pleco (aka großer schilderwels)

  • Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi, black neon
  • Paracheirodon axelrodi, cardinal tetra
  • Paracheirodon simulans, green neon
  • Paracheirodon innesi, neon tetra
  • Hyphessobrycon serpae, serpae tetra

  • SA
    • Aequidens rivulatus, false green terror
    • Apisto. cacatuoides, cockatoo cichlid (aka Kakadu-Zwergbuntbarsch)
    • Mikrogeophagus ramirezi, blue ram
    • Pterophyllum scalare, angelfish
  • African
    • Lake Malawi
      • Labeotropheus fuelleborni (“Katale” ?)
      • Maylandia estherae, "coral" zabra - vu
      • Otopharynx lithobates “Sulpher head”
      • Placidochromis electra
    • Lake Tanganyika
      • Tropheus duboisi
    • Non-rift lake
      • Pseudocrenilabrus spp., Egyptian mouthbrooder (aka Vielfarbiger Maulbrueter)

  • Carassius auratus, goldfish
  • Cyprinus carpio, koi carp

  • Beaufortia spp., hillstream loach
  • Gyrinocheilus aymonieri, Chinese algae eater
  • Labeo chrysophekadion, black shark

  • Girardinus metallicus, black chin
  • Neoheterandria elegans
  • Poecilia reticulata, Guppy
  • Poecilia sphenops, molly (aka Spitzmaulkärpfling)
  • Poecilia wingei, Endler's livebearer
  • Xiphophorus maculatus, platy

  • Pseudomugil gertrudae

  • Tateurndina ocellicauda, peackock gudgeon

  • Asolene spixi, spixi snail
  • Clithon corona, honed nerite
  • Neritina natalensis, zebra/tracked nerite
  • Neritina reclivata, olive nerite
  • Planorbarius corneus, ramshorn snail
  • Pomacea bridgesii, apple snail (aka Apfelschnecken)
  • Pomacea canaliculata, canas snail
  • Assorted shrimp
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Postby Sam » 2005-10-19 17:18

I have:-

24 guppies
7 platys
2 bristlenose plecos
1 dwarf gourami
1 angel
and 2 shrimps.

*And a reef tank in the works.
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Postby clowning_around » 2005-10-23 06:54

Ok heres what i have....

1 pair silver dollars
trio of PKG
2 congo tetra
7 clown loaches
1 pair ghost catfish
1 pakistani loach
1 bronze catfish
1 sterbae cory
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Postby Kev » 2005-10-23 08:07

I have....

15 gallon:
- 1 Bolivian Ram
- 1 Male Siamese fighter
- 3 Swordtails (plus 7 1week old fry)
- 3 Peppered Corys
- 1 Starlight Bristlenose plec
- 2 Kuhli loach

5 gallon:
- 13 A. australe fry (Killifish)

5 gallon Nano-reef:
- 1 Astrea snails
- 6 Nassarius snails
- Actinodiscus sp.
- 'hairy' Mushroom coral

And here are some pics....



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Postby bmm930 » 2005-10-24 19:56

In my tanks...

1) Top Tank
- 6 Zebra Danios
- 1 Neon Tetra (aww all alone)

2) Bottom Tank
- 2 Male Guppies
- 1 Female Guppy

In the bottom tank there is a marble flooring and I think it would be neat to put a flourescent light underneath of it so it will shine through. I have tried it with a lamp and it looks sooo awesome!!! :D

oh yeah,
both of the tanks are 10 gallons

Well I had a couple of neons, but they died...
I had one that lived for a couple years, a long time in my opinion.
I want that tank to be the "school" tank.
Since I have so many danios they now form a mini - school of fish!
I want to get like 4 more tetras, too.
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Postby saracen » 2005-11-02 15:56

I have

6 Boesmani Rainbows
6 Odessa Barbs
3 Yoyo's
3 Swords
3 Otos
1 Black Widow Tetra (I know, but he was rescued from a friend who was taking down the tank. I'm trying to decide if I want to get him mates or if there is something I desperately want instead...)
And a Rainbow Shark!

I want a beta. I just cant find the one that I want..... :blink:
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Postby von » 2005-11-04 20:52

Hi everyone this is my first post so be kind!

I have

13 parrot fish
1 green terror
1 texas cichlid
2 jewel cichlids
2 sail fin plecs
1 LDA33
1 golden nugget plec
1 royal plec
1 lemon spot plec
2 featherfin syno's
1 golden severum
1 frog
1 blue lobster
1 bulldog plec
1 long arm shrimp
loads of platies
6 cory's
4 neons
2 danios
3 convicts
3 silver dollars
clown loaches
pictus cats
a talking cat
gold loaches
3 albino ansistrus

I think that's it!!

and of course my beautiful fly river turtle called denzel

I have 5 tanks two large ones, 900 litres al together, thinking of getting rid of one of the tanks, too much time

Good job we're not on a water meter!
my convicts just had babies going to seperate them tomorrow, sooo cute!
Only one tank is planted, i'll try to put some pics on
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Postby tuck » 2005-11-05 12:37

I have 3 tanks at present tank 1 contains 4 assorted platies. 1 lonely guppy. 7 vieltailed danios. 1 kribensis. 4 convicts. 2 clown loach. 4 corys. 6 bristlenose. tank 2 being setup for the convicts. tank 3 will be for either angels or oscars aint made up mind yet. by the way two tanks are 48x15x18. tank for angels or oscars 84x20x20 tuck
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Postby dat1girl » 2005-11-05 18:56

My family....
In my four foot...
1 peacock eel
2 pictus cats
2 gold angels
2 silver angels
1 female ram, that is in love with 1 of my
2 pink dwarf guarmis
2 black eyed plecs
2 albino cats
2 discus who move to their own tank today, as do my
2 kribs (breeding pair)
1 twig
2 giant snails
and a variety of tetras.
Alot of reshuffling happening as I have just moved and been waiting for cycling.
2 smaller tanks with...
2 spotted plecs
1 platnium angel (shes there due to a bad attitude)
1 male, 2 female fighters (these are to be my next breeding attempt)
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Postby Mick e. t. » 2005-11-05 22:37

My list


Cynotilapia afra "mbamba"

Cynotilapia afra "Cobue" **

<span style='color:blue'>Cynotilapia afra kingsizi = Psuedotropheus </span>

Labeotropheus fuelleborni *

Labeotropheus trewavasae "chilumba" Fryer, 1956 **

<span style='color:blue'> Labidochromis textilis

Labidochromis sp. Hongi Island red top</span>

Labidochromis sp. "Perlmutt"

Labidochromis caeruleus "white, black dorsal " **

Labidochromis caeruleus "yellow" **

Maylandia crabro * **

Maylandia estherae (Konings, 1995)

Maylandia greshakei (Meyer & Foerster, 1984) type specie. **

Melanochromis sp. bar

Melanochromis auratus **

Melanochromis chipokae*

Melanochromis cyaneorhabdos "maingano" Bowers & Stauffer, 1997 **

Melanochromis joanjohnsonae * **

Melanochromis johanni **

<span style='color:blue'>Melanochromis sp. "Lepidophage"</span>

Pseudotropheus sp. acei "white tail" **

Pseudotropheus sp. acei "yellow tail" **

Pseudotropheus sp. "elongatus mpanga" **

Pseudotropheus sp. daktari **

Pseudotropheus demasoni **

Pseudotropheus flavus

Pseudotropheus saulosi **

Pseudotropheus solocofi **


Aristochromis christyi *

Aulonocara sp. lwanda **

Aulonocara sp. maleri

Aulonocara jacobfreibergi Otter Island * **

Aulonocara jacobfreibergi Eureka **

Aulonocara steveni Usisy

Aulonocara stuartgranti **

Chilotilapia rhoadesii

Copadichromis azureus

Copadichromis borleyi Kadango * **

Cytocara moorii **

Dimidiochromis compressiceps *

Fossorchromis rostratus *

Nimbochromis livingstonii **

Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus **

Nimbochromis venustus **

Otopharynx lithiobates **

Placidochromis electra *

Placidochromis milomo *

Protomelas annectens **

Protomelas spilonotus * **

Protomelas taeniolatus **

* No longer in stock
** Bred
Specie with nothing after name I have but have not bred.

I also have a breeding trio of Haplochromis sp, 44 plus another male with a harem of females, these are my only Vic's, my Lake Tanganyikan's are a trio of Neolamprologus brichard. I must'nt forget my C.A. connection, a Convict, rescued from my nextdoor neighbor, :lol3:
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Postby akasue » 2005-11-10 13:38

hi, Ive got a 450l tropical tank, its new and only has a few fish in it. Its got 3 silver tip tetra, 3 glow light tetra 3 platys 5 guppies (3f2m), 2 loaches and 3 other fish but i dont know what they are. Ive also got a very small coldwater tank with a black moor?, a shubunkin and a pleco, Ive just lost my oldest fish last week a fantail she was 3yrs old and Im gutted.
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Postby susankat » 2005-11-10 14:27

In the 75 gal I have

Wild American Flags
Monterrey Platys

30 gal
Wild Black sail fin Mollys

30 gal
Wild Green Sail fin Mollys

10 gal
Makurdi Killies

5 gal fry tank
clown killies
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Postby FelicityLovesAnimals » 2005-11-10 21:52

KittyKat wrote: What do you guys keep?

i've got bettas, guppies, blue-eyed rainbows, MTS and apple snails at the moment...

I have one betta:)!
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Postby saracen » 2005-11-14 12:21

As well as a new tank, I got some more fish for the big tank on Sat as well.

Bought 6 more ottos, and got an extra one (a zebra, but whos counting..)for free..I think she lost count!

And when We broke down the Plec tank, I discovered a lonely long finned black widow, so he came home with me, and then I bought 5 more to make up the school.

Then My friend got all over excted and bought me the beta tank, and all in all it was a good day!
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Postby k.o.d » 2005-11-14 12:50

Freshwater tanks

2 x Asian arowana
1 x silver arowana
1 x black arowana
2 x P Leopoldi stingray
2 x P Motoro stingray
2 x P Yepezi stingray
1 x P Reticulatus stingray
6 x True Jaguar catfish
2 x Spotted Doras
2 x Fire eel
6 x Siamese Tiger fish
1 x cobaly blue discus
1 x black ghost knife fish
1 x Mystus Vittatus catfish
15 x angelfish ( including 4 x breeding pairs )
8 x clown loach ( bigguns approx 7-8" long )

Marine tanks

Various soft corals,
1 x picasso trigger
1 x fuzzy dwarf lionfish
1 x purple tang
1 x yellow tang
1 x antennata lionfish
2 x pyjama cardinals
breeding trio of tomato clowns
breeding pair of Clarkii clowns
2 x coral catfish
1 x scooter blenny
1 x bicolour blenny

Thats about it :D
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