Neville said:hi, welcome to fishlore, i'm Neville,
i have 8 beautiful baby angels. well, angels r cichlids, they grow up to 6", you'll need at least a 20 gallon tank. angels r territorial, aggressive eaters, but generally peaceful, good tankmates for them r bala shark, dwarf gouramis, large tetras, discus etc. feed them pellets, flakes, dried worms, live worms and live foods. angel males and females r difficult to distinguish. u can distinguish them during spawning time, males have a cone shaped breeding tube, females have round breeding tubes. if u want to get pairs, start with 6 or 8 juvenile angels. their pH requirement is 7.0 and temperature 80 degrees Farenheit.
Thanxsusitna-flower said:Good morning crazy! Welcome to fishlore. You are a newbie here, but maybe not to fish keeping, but I would like to add that whether angle fish or any other, the first thing is to have a cycled tank, before you go shopping for fish. In my younger years I wanted angles, and found they died rather quickly to the new tank syndrom. So if you are new to fish keeping read and follow the advice given in the link at the bottom of this page to Fish Tank Beginners Guides. Good luck and I hope you find just what you want! Happy Easter!
Fish in the Frozen North 8)
Thanxtimg said:Don't forget that angels grow tall, so shallow tanks aren't good either. 15" high should be minimum for them, 18" is better.
My angels get on well with neons, but only because they are small angels now. Later on, the neons will become food, if they are left together!