So I took a couple pictures, but unfortunately forgot to get one of the coral room, which was super cool. I got a free shirt and cooler bag! They were also selling Chick-fil-a.
Bought this Anubias nana pinto.
Huge hollow driftwood that sadly didn’t sell. Would have definitely bought it if I...
Hi, what sort of cover do you have in the tank? Having lots of plants and some structures to hide in/behind tends to boost their confidence. It seems counterintuitive, but the more areas the fish has to dart back into, the more you will see a shy fish out and around.
One thing that you could try is densely planting with plants that have broad leaves, such as amazon sword, rosette sword, and anubias. Having some that are almost up to the surface would be great. Since he is already using the environment to relax, this will give him some additional spots to...
- some Aquarium Hobbyist magazines
-Encyclopedia of Aquarium Plants
-The Betta Handbook
-Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish
-Field Guide to Crayfishes of the Midwest
-The Crayfishes of Kentucky
Freshwater Crayfish: A Global Overview is good for a more scientific look. I still need...
If you are choosing between the two you mentioned, I would do the delta for the reasons already mentioned. Overall though, I would recommend a plakat. They tend to be more active and less likely to have fin issues.
It’s been a bit! Sold some pairs and females and have some more fry growing out. I ended up keeping the bossy female for breeding since she has attractive white edging on her fins. I’ll be at the Carolina expo in late October with these guys and plants.
In other news, I’ve acquired a pair of...