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by Aspencer
Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: African: Lake Victoria Cichlids
Topic: hap sf crossbar yala swamp
Replies: 1
Views: 1388

hap sf crossbar yala swamp

Hey Pam, When I got home last night, my male, under 3 inches was dead. I did notice for the last week he kept to his pot a lot and did not venture out to each much when I was feeding the tank. I feed nls and peas. He was not breathing hard or were the females chasing him around when he did come out....
by Aspencer
Mon Jan 23, 2012 12:08 pm
Forum: African: Lake Victoria Cichlids
Topic: New line to be added to species tank
Replies: 1
Views: 1042

New line to be added to species tank

Hi Pam! I have 5 (now called) hap sf spot bar yala swamp in my 55 g that are nearly 3 inches long and peaceful with each other. I have an opportunity to get 5 to 7 more of the same species but a different line...given the way my tank is set up with pots and plants, can I introduce the new fish with ...
by Aspencer
Sat Nov 19, 2011 12:53 pm
Forum: African: Lake Victoria Cichlids
Topic: Mbipia cf Lutea tank
Replies: 1
Views: 1172

Mbipia cf Lutea tank

Hi Pam, I know you have bare bottom tanks.... I have set up my 55 g getting ready for my 10 un-sexed fry to grow out and eventually breed. I know they are rock dwellers. I have 1+ inch of almost black play sand and plan to just have a few clay pots on the bottom. I also plan to add plant except that...
by Aspencer
Sat Nov 12, 2011 1:04 pm
Forum: African: Lake Victoria Cichlids
Topic: Pundamilia nyererei
Replies: 1
Views: 1055

Pundamilia nyererei

Hey Pam, what do you think about these? I have been combing both forums and found these. Of course I will doing much more reading about them to see if they are suitable for my setup. One questions...it sound like I would buy 6 and then wait until they pair up. I guess then I would rehome the extras....
by Aspencer
Fri Nov 11, 2011 7:42 pm
Forum: African: Lake Victoria Cichlids
Topic: At risk Victorians
Replies: 1
Views: 1023

At risk Victorians

Hi Pam, Just got internet at our new house. I like you idea of caring for some at risk species of Victorians. I just subscribed to this site and am delighted to get that book in the deal! I have googled Victorians at risk or endangered. Do you have a suggestion on where to look. I also like to keep ...
by Aspencer
Thu Nov 10, 2011 10:38 am
Forum: African: Lake Victoria Cichlids
Topic: Starting a new tank..this one will be perfect
Replies: 1
Views: 1054

Starting a new tank..this one will be perfect

Hi Pam, I have talked to you before at another forum....I would like to get advice from a pro. I moved to a new house and have room for one tank only. I have space a tank that is maximum 4 feet in length. My natural pH is 7.4 in my two other tanks. They are planted with Sand substrate and I use PPS ...