kribensis

  1. L

    Kribensis help!!

    Hi all, I bought 3 x Kribensis for a 240L (2F x 1M) quite some time ago. Obviously weren't sexed correctly at my LFS; I have 3 males. Which had been fine for the best part of a year until I re-scaped the tank a few days ago. The middle sized one is full coloured and attacking the larger more...
  2. matchstickgeezer

    Hello... it’s been a while!!

    Hi. I just wanted to say hello as it has been YEARS since I last logged into these forums! I’ve had my current setup for 10+ years but during themat time I have kept everything from 100+ shrimps, to community fish, to breeding Kribs, to loaches, frogs and snails. Having recently had 2...
  3. H

    When to move kribensis fry

    Hi all, I am wondering when I should move my kribensis fry? They are in my community tank and both parents have been great. They are about 1cm long and I have around 20 of them. Should they have any other fish in the growing out tank? Grateful for any advice, new to the amazing world of fish
  4. B

    Kribensises with Sun catfish

    I have a 30 gallon tank with some danios and a sun catfish. I was wondering if it was okay to put some Kribensises in with them.
  5. M

    My male has died and now worried for his lady.....krib help please....

    Hello all Really need some advice as im a newbie. In community tank i had what i believe was 2 stripe kribs, a male and a female. Both seemed very happy always swimming about together and close. They got along with rest of tank with no problems. Last night i found him dead and am completely...
  6. hudsona85

    Kribs With Fry!

    I had a feeling there was going to be some breeding going on since the male was acting pretty aggressive and moving the gravel around. Really was not expecting it so soon! I have 8 fry already from about a month ago in a breeder in the same tank and growing dad by day. I can't tell how many...
  7. CoryFever

    Kribensis Questions

    At a recent aquarium society auction I purchased a breeding pair of kribensis. I already have one confirmed male in my 75 gallon, and I was wondering if I could put the new pair in with him. WIll the 2 males fight? And what will happen to the female? The tank is extremely densely planted and...
  8. Aqua Marine

    Re-Stock In Progress - Cheap Community Fish

    Hi Guys,   I am in the middle of getting a new tank and therefore want to re-stock with a larger group of cichlids, so my community fish are in need of new homes! I am based in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire and would need pick-up as would be unwilling to post!   Reason for Sale:            ...
  9. M

    Kribs Digging...

    So I got a pair of Kribensis on Monday, and since then they have gradually been digging out a tunnel to create a larger cave underneath my bogwood, my question is, when it comes to Sunday when I clean and change the water should I put thesand back or just leave the to it? Basicly there was a...
  10. CJH0825

    Kribensis Fry

    I just looked in my Kribensis tank and have apprx 30 fry!! :) Question is, Should I remove the male or female from the tank or keep them in there? First time with Krib fry.
  11. CJH0825

    My Kribensis Tank

    Just thought I would share my Kribensis tank....   http://i1363.photobucket.com/albums/r706/CJH0825/2013-06-08192225_zpsf5112cef.jpg     Sorry for the tv reflection lol
  12. J

    Established Filter Media

    Yesterday I set up a 10 gallon tank (looking to house a kribensis pair). I put on a new aquaclear 20 filter. I have an established 55 gal community tank with an Emperor 280 and Aquaclear 70 on it...I took the sponge from the 70 and cut it up to fit into the AC 20. I put the rest of the sponge...
  13. M

    Should I Get That Krib?

    I just had a quick question be cause I'm relatively new to the aquarium world. I have a 65 gallon aquarium. 4ft long and 18inch wide. I currently have 6 green barbs(still small), a red-tailed black shark (medium) and a small common pleco. I realize that they all still have some growing to do...
  14. M

    Krib Or No Krib?

    I just had a quick question be cause I'm relatively new to the aquarium world. I have a 65 gallon aquarium. 4ft long and 18inch wide. I currently have 6 green barbs(still small), a red-tailed black shark (medium) and a small common pleco. I realize that they all still have some growing to do...
  15. LaurenRhiain

    Will My Kribensis Cichlid Be Sad Without A Female?

    Hello everyone, I'm new here so I hope I'm posting this correctly I just bought a pair of Kribensis Cichlids today and a couple of hours after adding them to my tank I found the Female dead My water levels are all fine and I only keep peaceful community fish so I have no idea why she died. I...
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