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    2 Gallon Tank what will live in this?

    good deal. i saw some java moss at the pet store i think. if its what im thinking of, it will look great in there. i think ive heared that they are pretty hardy. thanks
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    2 Gallon Tank what will live in this?

    a small filter will fit. i plan on getting one. i need to find a really hardy plant to put in it. im making a canopy with a plant light. then im getting the filter in.
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    2 Gallon Tank what will live in this?

    ok. im gonna plant it and shrimps. that sounds good. i didnt even think about the cycle. it took my 55gallon tank about a year to cycle and stabilize. i like the cherry shrimps. what do they eat?
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    2 Gallon Tank what will live in this?

    i got a betta in a 2gal tank. it was my nephews and he wasnt taking care of it. when i got it, it was really bad. it stunk and the water was orange. it had one blue betta in it. i cleaned everything and put him back in there. all seems really well but im gonna get him a 5gal tank. i want...
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    betta rescue

    here are some pics. he seems to be much better. im gonna make this tank into a hospital. i put a heater on it.
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    betta rescue

    hey everybody. i was just given a 2 gallon betta tank by my sis-in-law. it was the worst ive ever seen. it was her kids and they never took care of it. the poor fish looks sooooo sick. appearently the fish is only several months old but he looks about 100. poor guy. the water was orange...
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    new plants lets see how they do

    here is a photo of my tank since i got the plants in it. im not going to leave them where they are at, i just threw em in there. i love em
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    55 Gallon Tank plant id

    i decided to get a few plants for my 55gal mbuna tank. i know they may not do good but i decided to just give it a try and see. the fish looove them. it looks so much mor natural than it did without them. i got them from a local pet store and have no idea what they are. i was wanting to...
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    where to buy online

    i think i am gonna try livefishdirect. they have a huge selection. thanks man
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    diatoms or algae

    good morning. thanks for all the info. im gonna check it out. i never dreamed there was this much stuff invoved in fishkeeping. it seems like i learn something every day with these guys i really appreciate the people on this site and all the helpful info and tip i get
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    diatoms or algae

    thanks a lot. i might try the snails also as they are something that will work with my mbunas.
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    diatoms or algae

    ive been having a problem with this brownish stuff spreading through my tank. it is a 55gal mbuna tank with gravel and cichlid stones. it was really bad for a long time. now it seems a little better. i changed to a fx5 filter and the water became crystal clear. it forms on the glass, in the...
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    All the tanks I manage

    dang man thats pretty impressive! i wanna add some more tanks to my house after seeing that
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    where to buy online

    can anyone tell me where a good place is to purchase mbuna cichlids online? im just limited at my local pet shop. thanks!!
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    Funny mbuna needs a medal

    i have a 55 gallon malawi tank. ive had this tank for several months and decided to experiment a little. i added a fluval fx5 and an overflow box. the overflow box is a real pain but the filter is great. i had it all installed for about a week and i lost lost one of my little johanni...
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    Question uv sterilizer

    the filter has brand new media. it works really well and the fish seem to really like it. there is rarely sunlight on the tank. the lights are on 12 and off 12. i have two giraffes and 8 small mbunas and one other that is solid yellow so 11 fish. all the mbunas are under3 inches
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    Question uv sterilizer

    the water seems ok except for a little bit of brownish-colored stuff starting to form on the decorations.. it also looks just a tiny bit murky. its really not bad but ive seen a lot of other tanks that are perfectly clear. a woman at the pet store told me that i could be feeding too much and...
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    Meet Sephiroth

    wow thats a gorgeous fish. really caught my eye
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    Question uv sterilizer

    i purchased a used uv sterilizer to use on my 55gal tank. i have pretty good water but it isnt crystal clear. i really want that spring water look. i also installed an fx5 canister about a week ago. i know this sounds overboard but i just cut down the flow a little and it seems fine. i am...
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    Question white powdery substance

    well the white stuff went away for several hours yesterday and then it was back again this morning. it was completely gone for a while. the filter was still pumping and everything. it kinda makes me wonder if it isnt air getting into the system. if it is cavitating in the pump and maybe the...
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    55 Gallon Tank cichlid plants

    anubius and java fern. ok thank you very much. i will give em a shot. i appreciate it. i was kinda lost in all the different kinds. yes they are malawi cichlids
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    55 Gallon Tank cichlid plants

    doe anyone know of any good plants for cichlids? i would like to add some to my tank but i need some for beginners and that will work well with cichlids. thanks -jeremy
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    Question white powdery substance

    thank you joanna. all seems to be fine other than the (snowy stuff) so i'll just let it settle and see what happens. thanks for your input, i feel better about it now.
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    plants for cichlids?

    are there any plants recomended for cichlids? i have a marineland 60in aquatic plant led. i have no co2 system. i would like a few live plants to make my tank a little more natural looking. thanks everybody
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    Question white powdery substance

    Hey everybody!! i have a quick question about this stuff in my cichlid tank. i have a white powdery substance coming out of the filter. the water tests fine. this is a 55gal tank that has been set up for 9 months or so. i have been doing water changes twice a week at 25% to 50% trying to...




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