Swimming Against The Glass

Discussion in 'Neon Tetra' started by Chewmatt, Apr 20, 2018.

  1. ChewmattNew MemberMember

    Just wondered if anyone else's neons play up and down the glass?. Got a new bigger and better tank and the seem to go over to a corner swimming up and down the glass before going off exploring.
  2. 123Valued MemberMember

    Maybe it could be the direction or strength of the water flow that creates this? Of course, if you are using new filter in the new tank. Maybe they just have to adjust to the new shape of aquarium? :)
  3. ChewmattNew MemberMember

    Thank you for your reply.
    It's an aqua nano 40 so twice the size of their old tank, they seem to enjoy the corners a lot ha.
  4. SFGiantsGuyWell Known MemberMember

    Yeah they should eventually school as well. They're fine.
  5. SFGiantsGuyWell Known MemberMember

    Yeah some of my SAE's, otos and Corys all like corners and wood, large plant leaves, racing around like over caffeinated fiends etc. It's good feedback though, as it clearly demonstrates that they're lively and happy. : )
  6. ChewmattNew MemberMember

    So now they seem to have splitnuo, glowlights in the front of the tank and neon in the back behind the wood.

    It almost looks like the glowlights are keeping them there.

    Will the fact that there is 1 more glowlight compared to the neons be a reason or is the dominant fish in the tank clearly a

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