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by Mr Aquarium
Sat Jun 14, 2008 8:33 am
Forum: African: Lake Tanganyika Cichlids
Topic: Lamprologus Caudopunctatus and BN plecos
Replies: 1
Views: 1598

Lamprologus Caudopunctatus and BN plecos

Hi Pam, Can you keep Bristlenose plecos with Lamprologus Caudopunctatus, or would this be a bad idea? I would also like to ask, is a breeding group, is it normal for these shellies to eat a first batch of fry? I've had two spawns from a group of 7, I have 4 or 5 left from the first batch or a dozon,...
by Mr Aquarium
Fri Mar 14, 2008 7:56 pm
Forum: Diseases
Topic: Shimmy "Fish Shake"
Replies: 1
Views: 3942

Shimmy "Fish Shake"

Hi Pam, Hope all is well. I looked through all the post here and did not see anything on fish shimmy, I believe is what it's propper name is. What I have is a Red Zebra and I noticed here not to far back is was doing this shake thing, it's not all the time constent, but it does it quite often, it fi...
by Mr Aquarium
Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:47 pm
Forum: African: Lake Tanganyika Cichlids
Topic: Lamprologus Caudopunctatus "Chituta"
Replies: 1
Views: 1727

Lamprologus Caudopunctatus "Chituta"

Hello Pam, Could you please tell me, do shellies HAVE to have sand substrate? The tank I want to put these in has the stuff you get in the 50 pound white bags "forget what the name of it is" that is a really small gravel.....stuff you get at alot of LFS. about two steps short of being sand as you ca...
by Mr Aquarium
Sat Feb 02, 2008 12:45 am
Forum: African: Lake Malawi Cichlids
Topic: Red Top Albino Mbenji problem
Replies: 1
Views: 1785

Red Top Albino Mbenji problem

HI Pam, Hope all is well, I have a problem I wish to ask about with a unknow sex group of 5 Red Top Albino Mbenji I have. It appears that I have more then one male of the 5, and the last several days, they are just on the idea of "this is my tank" I believe they have killed my Dom. Male Ps. Elongatu...
by Mr Aquarium
Wed Dec 26, 2007 3:05 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Overstocking Mbuna
Replies: 1
Views: 1852

Overstocking Mbuna

Merry Christmas Pam, Ok, Kind of a different question I guess, I would like to your opinion and sugguestions on this please, If you have 55g tank, and Your over stocked with a good varitity of fish, and upgrading tank size isn't forseen in the near future, has a moderate to heavy rock work, what wou...
by Mr Aquarium
Thu Dec 20, 2007 10:09 am
Forum: African: Lake Malawi Cichlids
Topic: Keeping fry from 2 spawns
Replies: 1
Views: 1698

Keeping fry from 2 spawns

Hi Pam, I have a question about keeping two differnt spawns of lab in the same starter tank "2.5g tank I use for stripping and growing fry out tell they are big enough to go in my larger grow out tank" the current fry look like fish now and have for at least a month, I'd guess maybe 1/4" or so, wou...
by Mr Aquarium
Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:19 pm
Forum: Cichlid IDs
Topic: Neo. Brichardi vs N. pulcher
Replies: 1
Views: 2261

Neo. Brichardi vs N. pulcher

Hello Pam,
I found an Intersting artical posted on another forum about these fish being one in the same and may see a name change in the hobby.
http://www.practicalfishkeeping.co.uk/p ... ?news=1426
What are your thoughts on this Pam?

Thank You,

Mr A
by Mr Aquarium
Wed Aug 22, 2007 5:08 am
Forum: African: Lake Tanganyika Cichlids
Topic: Neo. Brichardi eggs
Replies: 1
Views: 1758

Neo. Brichardi eggs

Hey Pam, I was wondering, O was looking at my N. Brichardi this morning, looking for signs of fry, and it seems they have done a first for me, and the female has laid her eggs on the side of a piece of wood about 3'' off the substrate, From what I've read I know they are substrate spawners, Is this ...
by Mr Aquarium
Sat Aug 11, 2007 8:47 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Angelfish and Malawi/tang fry/juvies
Replies: 1
Views: 2030

Angelfish and Malawi/tang fry/juvies

Hello Pam, I have a Problem and need your help, I have an angel getting beat up pretty bad by other angels, he is one of my for sure pair of breeders. I took one angel away already that was really aggresive to this one, this is my 75g planted community tank. What I would like to ask, Can put this p...
by Mr Aquarium
Thu Aug 09, 2007 11:33 am
Forum: African: Lake Tanganyika Cichlids
Topic: Pulling fish and fry from a tank
Replies: 1
Views: 1689

Pulling fish and fry from a tank

Hi Pam, What is the best way to pull a pair of Neo. Brichardi and 3 or 4 different sized fry from a tank? I would like to redue the substrat, rocks, wood, and plants in this tank, and every time I get ready to do so, I see more new fry :? Hoping you can help me out here, because this tank is a wreck...