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by Hudson Ensz
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:57 am
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: New tank need help
Replies: 1
Views: 2701

New tank need help

I have got some mixed replies on different forums but maybe you can clear it up. I am getting a new tank (45" long) i know its not a mega tank but i am very excited about it. i will put my Crenicichla regani in it and will use it as a grow out for some other fish who will eventually go into the pond...
by Hudson Ensz
Sat Apr 05, 2008 10:01 am
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: 8 foot pond help
Replies: 1
Views: 2633

8 foot pond help

I am planing on making an 8 foot pond outside. it will be dug into the ground and will probably be sealed with cement. i have a couple of problems and questions. Tank specs 8' long 30" wide 12" deep. should it be deeper? i would prefer to make it as shallow as possible. i think i will seal it with c...
by Hudson Ensz
Sun Feb 24, 2008 12:22 pm
Forum: Tank maintenance
Topic: Siphoning water
Replies: 1
Views: 3327

Siphoning water

you told me that i can never siphon too much water from my tanks. but i think i have overdone it. i change 350% of my water every week (50% every day) is this to much? i havent had a fatality for a while from the water quality (that doesnt include fish jumping out of the tank, recently a Aequidens d...
by Hudson Ensz
Sun Feb 17, 2008 11:04 am
Forum: Cichlid IDs
Topic: Another unidentified cichlid
Replies: 1
Views: 2773

Another unidentified cichlid

Got this one to replace the diadema that saddly died by jumping out of the tank. :( need help identifying it. please help with sexing and how large it will grow. thanks a lot :)
by Hudson Ensz
Sat Feb 09, 2008 8:55 am
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Ask pam, about my ram! and much more.
Replies: 1
Views: 3249

Ask pam, about my ram! and much more.

I got a new acrylic tank that is approximately two entire gallons! Oh well it helps. I put a tiny unidentified apisto (more about that later) in with a betta. I will post pictures. I need help on the apisto it is similar to a paucisquamis but it also somehow reminds me of a panduro even though there...
by Hudson Ensz
Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:09 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Conclusion
Replies: 1
Views: 2224

Conclusion

That helped a lot :D i got rid of a lot of stress! however i dont really want tetras. i want a cichlid that doesnt grow big, isnt small enough to be bossed around by the pike, pretty and that is fairly easy to spawn. The fish i most want is probably some kind of small geophagus i love them. i will t...
by Hudson Ensz
Tue Feb 05, 2008 10:43 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Too many fish, i need your help
Replies: 1
Views: 2611

Too many fish, i need your help

I dont neccesarily have to many fish... the ones i have will just grow too big. i have a pitiful 30" long and 12" wide tank with the following fish: 1 oscar :oops: (it was begging me to take it home with me and when the store owner assured me that it would only grow to five"and that it could thrive ...
by Hudson Ensz
Sat Jan 26, 2008 9:27 am
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Spawning Apistogramma Gibbiceps and others
Replies: 1
Views: 3214

Spawning Apistogramma Gibbiceps and others

I am trying to spawn some apistogrammas. i have some gibbiceps a couple of females and at least one mature male. i also have a female agassiz dwarf and some more unidentified apistogrammas i dont know how to get them ready to spawn. the male is active but the females drive him off. Right now i have ...
by Hudson Ensz
Sat Jan 26, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: Cichlid IDs
Topic: Unidentified acara
Replies: 1
Views: 3220

Unidentified acara

I just dont know what this is maybe a diadema or tetramerus? it is getting a reddish color recantlyright now its about four inches but has shown sign of maturity. it is a male
by Hudson Ensz
Tue Jan 22, 2008 12:18 pm
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Trying to spawn Dicrossus filamentosus
Replies: 1
Views: 2775

Trying to spawn Dicrossus filamentosus

Recantly i bought some beautiful Dicrossus filamentosus. Initially i bought three males and a female but in the space of two days the only one left was a healthy looking male just getting his splendid colors, i think he will live. I bought two more females and another male the male and one female we...