Help with compatibility please :)

Q&A about cichlids in community tanks

Moderator: Pam Chin

Post Reply
nathantab
Posts: 2
Joined: Tue Feb 01, 2005 1:33 pm

Help with compatibility please :)

Post by nathantab » Wed Feb 02, 2005 7:14 pm

Hello,

Are any of the following compatible with angels?

Sciaenochromis fryeri
Copadichromis azureus
Cyrtocara moorii

Thank You!

TAB

Pam Chin
Site Admin
Posts: 1768
Joined: Sat Nov 29, 2003 9:11 am
Location: California, USA
Contact:

Post by Pam Chin » Wed Feb 02, 2005 10:41 pm

Hey Tab,

No, I don't think so. They are from Lake Malawi, where the water is cooler, and much harder, while your Angels are from South America, like wamer, and softer water. Not a good idea to mix cichlid from two different continents.

I am so sorry, I didn't realize that you had angels in your tank, you are going to have a hard time finding a blue fish that is compatible with them. Unless you go with Discus? Have you considered that? There are some very loud colored discus out there.
Cichlid Power!
Pam

Cichlid Room Companion
Best Cichlid Site Ever
http://www.cichlidae.com

Post Reply