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  1. gilltyascharged

    Stocking Poll, Round #2: I've Narrowed Down the Nanos.

    Due to a few technical difficulties (read: me being unable to figure out how to change settings on a poll), I decided to revamp and roll out a new and updated version of my original "Needing Help Deciding on What to Put in 6.6g/25L Tank!" poll. Tank Information- Dimensions are 16"/41cm x...
  2. gilltyascharged

    Needing Help Deciding on What to Put in 6.6g/25l Tank! (see post #27 for NEW information on poll)

    Hello! After about a month of using it as a plant holding tank, I've decided that it's time to do something with my somewhat unstocked (see note below) 6.6g/25l tank. Previously I have had B. splendens, an Endler or two, and ADFs in this tank, and want to branch out a tad bit. While I don't...
  3. K

    Don't know what fish to add to 45 gallon tank

    My 45G is currently stocked with - 12 Neon Tetras - 8 Otos - 8 Guppy Endlers - 4 Panda Cories - 1 Male Kribensis I was wondering if anyone have some good suggestions for a colorful/good schooling fish that would make a good addition to the tank. Thanks! Note: I use to have black skirt...
  4. Mollyforever

    20 G tank overstocked? Or more?

    Howdy everyone! So I am cycling a 20g tank so that i could move my 5 shortfin mollies (1:4 male and female ratio) Would it be a dumb idea to get a couple more smaller fish like endlers in the new tank? Or crabs? The water parameters for the current 10G molly tank is pH 8.2 KH 130 GH 230 ish No...
  5. C

    30 gallon stocking ideas?

    I just bought a fluval flex 123 (32.5g) and need some stocking ideas. Currently I have: 1 BSNP (Juvenile) 4 Black Khuli Loaches 3 Yoyo (fat) Loaches (Juvenile) 3 CPDs 1 Panda Gara (Juvenile) I know I should get some more CPDs. But I feel like this stocking is missing something but I'm not too...
  6. SAChichlidLover

    Stocking ideas?

    Hey everyone! My newest project is starting to take shape as I'll be ordering my new tank and equipment by the end of april! Exciting stuff right? Well my stocklist is annoyingly hard to get my head around if I'm gonna end up with a well balanced cichlid community or world war 3 in an aquarium...
  7. PlasticGalaxy

    Advice on Stock Redux

    So here I am, back again to ask about my stock. However, this time I'm asking before I plunge myself into the deep end and blindly start picking out fish for my tank. Overstocking has quickly become my greatest fear after one, quite frankly, rude reply I received concerning my stock (I'm a very...
  8. L

    Planting help and stock levels in a 60L tank

    Hi everyone, Much help needed - so thanks for any input! I had a tank many years ago and seems lots has moved in and I have forgotten the rest (!) I am planning to set up a tropical 60L (c. 16 US / 13 imperial Gallons) tank, measuring c. 40 (w) x 40 (l) x 45 (h)cm (c. 16 x 16 x 18”) I was...
  9. G

    Stocking and design help for newbie

    Hello to anyone reading this and happy 2021 :) I'm new to this hobby, that has already slightly become an obsession. I recently bought a 60lt tetra halfmoon tank for a present for my 3 year old. I've wrecked my head about it ever since , and think it's time I find someone who knows what...
  10. T

    Stocking ideas for 125l(33 US gallons) community tank pls

    Hi there, I am fairly new to the hobby. I have a 70l tank with 5 neon tetras, 5 black neon tetras, 3 bronze cordoras, 1 male siamese fighting fish. I would like to move these across to my new tank (125l) and only have one tank running as my parents will only let me have 1 tank. does any one...
  11. Aquarist2020

    Stocking question

    Hi guys I’m setting up a 20 gallon Pacific ocean based saltwater in November. What you think of this stock. Can 2 fire fish goby live with 1 cleaner shrimp, 1 coral banded shrimp and snails. I might get hermit crabs but that’s not for sure. Thank you
  12. S

    Stocking questions for my first fully planned out tank

    I've been keeping tropical fish for a few months now (almost a year if you count my late rescue betta Snowcone). I currently only have a heavily planted 10 gallon freshwater tank with 6 Ruby Tetras, 3 Otos, a Mystery Snail and some Neocardinia shrimp. This tank is going well and I am just...
  13. C

    Is there room for more in 180lt tank

    I currently have a 180lt 4ft tank with a 1250 lt cannister filter. Its got a few plants, a betta 2 bristlenoses 5 black neon tetras 4 Cory's and 4 swords I was hoping to add a few more fish hopefully a pair of blue rams and a clown loach I know clown loach get big and you need a school of them...
  14. HoldenOn

    Gourami Stocking Options

    Hey all! As some of you may know I just got my 29 gallon tank set up. I am doing a silent cycle, and want to get a finalized list of fish. I would really like to get a group of gourami. My general hardness is 175 ppm and I have a 7.6-7.8 pH. Any input would be greatly appreciated! Edit: My tank...
  15. E

    Help on stocking

    Hi guys, I posted a while back with some of usual beginner problems, mainly getting myself into a (major) mini cycle. The advise I received here really helped getting everything back under control. Now, with my cycle finally over I am looking at finalising my stocking ideas. I have a 10 and a...
  16. N

    General stock questions, moss is out of control and a little bit of algae

    Hi Fish Friend’s, This is my 20 gallon tank currently stocked with 17 rasboras ( espei and hengeli) and probably about 15 shrimp ( blue dream and red cardinal). Heavily planted, parameters are stable. It’s my first tank. Do you think it is fully stocked or can I ad say another 5 rasboras? Also...
  17. G

    Stocking 123L Tank

    Hi there, Tank - Fluval Flex 123L H x 39cm W x 82cm D x 40cm I am new to the fish keeping world, I currently doing a fishless cycle. All is going well so far, ammonia is dropping and I am feeding the hungry little bits of bacteria. My tank isn't planted (yet) as I didn't want to jump in and...
  18. B

    Best species for a new 38 gal freshwater tank?

    Hello! I am new to the forum and hoping to get advice on a few good species to stock a freshwater 38 gallon tank. The tank is 36 inches long and 12 inches wide, 20 inches in height. I am in the process of setting up the tank, it's completely empty right now so I can build the substrate/decor...
  19. M

    What the heck will fit in a 54 litre?

    Hello! Currently I have a 54 litre (15 US Gallon I think) tank that is 60cm by 30 by 30 and has fairly hard water. It's stocking: 1 Keyhole Cichlid 1 Peacock Gudgeon What other suitable tank mates could be added? I was thinking a shoal of dwarf neon, celebes or threadfin rainbows. Or...
  20. L

    Help stocking first aquarium

    Hi all, I’m new to the hobby and have been doing a lot a of research. I have just set up my new aquarium and am currently running the first cycle. My question is with regards to what fish I can keep. I have 230l tank (picture attached). I am getting overwhelmed by the different types of fish...