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    Single or group of A.panduro?

    Hi I have recently upgraded my tank to a 250l which has dwarf pencilfish and 1 panduro, and I was thinking about getting some more apistos. Do these apistos prefer to live in a group or alone? I'm completely happy to just have one if that's best for the fish
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    35gal, long, community or breeding

    Getting two new 35gallon longs, around 3 foot, 140 ish litres. What would people say would be their favourite sort of fish or things to do with such tank? Community, breeding, crab? I'm thinking about possibly doing a skittish community including scarlet badis, sparkling gourami and the...
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    Strange behavior… Questioning if I have M/F

    Hey there everyone. About a month ago I purchased two young apistogramma cacatuoides from a LFS. I was told that the larger, more colorful one was the male and the smaller one with the yellow belly was the female. Now, I’m beginning to question if this is true. I believe I may have two males...
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    Apisto Macmasteri Breeding in 30g Community Tank

    Hello all, I recently got a macmasteri pair that I placed in my 30g community tank. The tank currently houses: CPDs Kubotai Rasboras Rosy Loaches Gertrude Spotted Rainbow fish Would the pair be able to successfuly breed/raise fry in this tank with the other fish in this tank? Or would the...
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    Possible to keep 2 Male Apistos in a 20g high?

    I currently have a planted community tank with: Breeding Pair of Apisto Cacatuoides 5 Phantom Tetras 5 otos I am thinking of taking back the female to my LFS because they began to breed, and actually produced fry resulting in increased aggression towards all fish within the tank. the male...
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    Apistogramma Coummunity tank (20 long)

    I currently have a 20 gallon long aquarium that has 1 male juvenile sunset apisto. I also have 6 neon tetras. I am creating a biotope of the Nanay river. My question is: is the tank large enough for 3 more neons, and 5 rummy nose tetra? I am running a fluval 307 cannister filter and have some...
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    A. borelli + red cherry shrimp (neocaridina)?

    Hello, I have been admiring apistogramma borelli for a while now and was wondering if i can keep them in my community aquarium. I have red rili shrimp propalby over a hundred (te cull from my other tank) because they breed so wel. There are alot of plants. I dont mind if they would eat some...
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    Apistogramma in 20 Gallon Community Tank

    Hi all! I am thinking about setting up a 20 gallon planted tank, and want to stock it with 6 rummynose tetras, 6 kuhli loaches, some amano shrimp, and a single male apistogramma cacatuoides. I'm fairly new to the hobby so don't want to get in to breeding, so I just wanted to make sure the...
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    New from Hansville, Washington

    I am getting back to fishkeeping after many years. I’ve spent the last couple of months researching and watching videos. I’ve decided on a 30 long planted, including some botanicals, for a small colony of apisto with a few tetra. What if anything should I add or subtract from this scenario...
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    2 male Agizisii in 80cm, experienced opinions sought

    Hi Apisto lovers! After the death of my Cacatuoides harem, which were my first Apistogrammas, I was looking for a new harem of Apistogrammas to add to my 80 cm (80 liters) community tank. I got in touch with a hobbyist who sold some very beatiful home-bred Apistogramma Agizisii and i found...