What fish can go with Apistogrammas?

Here are some of our favorite Apistogramma tank mates:

  • Fish of the same species.
  • Neon Tetras.
  • Various Type Of Rasboras (the Galaxy Rasbora is our favorite)
  • Pencilfish.
  • Pygmy Corydoras.
  • Otocinclus Catfish.
  • Cardinal Tetras.
  • Bristlenose Plecos (situational)

Are apistogramma hardy fish?

Apistogramma cacatuoides (Cockatoo Cichlid) Apistogramma cacatuoides is a hardy fish that tolerates a wide range of water conditions, making them an attractive choice for a beginner. If you have a large tank, you can keep a harem of Apistogramma cacatuoides.

Are Apistogrammas aggressive?

Apistogramma, or Apistos as they’re affectionately nicknamed, have a semi-aggressive temperament. One of the first things you’ll notice about these species is how curious they are! They’ll live on the bottom of the tank, so they’ll do well with any species that doesn’t take up the valuable ‘floor space’ down there.

Will killifish eat neon tetras?

They will not eat or bother plants, but they are fairly voracious predators of dwarf shrimp and even small fish such as microrasboras and very small danios or tetras. As with most predatory fish, the Golden Wonder Killifish will eat any animal that will fit in its mouth.

What is the most peaceful RAM fish?

You will be happy to know that the German Blue Ram is quite peaceful – unlike most other Cichlids. This South American Cichlid is among one of the best Cichlids for community tanks.

What is the hardiest apistogramma?

Apistogramma steindachneri Basics This dwarf cichlid is a hardy fish, which, unlike the majority of the Apistogramma species, does not require soft and acidic water—it is perfectly comfortable at a pH of 7 and general hardness of up to 10 dGH. The pH in which it lives ranges from acidic to alkaline.

Can I put killifish with tetras?

Tetras and Killifish make incredible tank mates because they complement each other so nicely. Wild-caught Tetras typically prefer soft, acidic conditions as do West African and South American Killies.

Can killifish be kept in a community tank?

Behavior/Compatibility for Killifish Dedicated killifish hobbyists typically keep them in species tanks, but many types can be kept in community aquariums. Most killifish are fairly peaceful, but males can be feisty and sometimes territorial towards each other. There are also a few exceptions to the rule.

Can 2 male Bolivian rams together?

Yes, males tend to be more aggressive, but bolivian rams are probably one of the most peaceful of cichlids and without females, they won’t really have much to fight for. A pair of rams would actually work too. They don’t get particularly aggressive when breeding, except towards other cichlids.

Are Ram fish hard to keep?

The electric blue ram is not recommended for beginners, but it is not overly difficult to keep either. One pair can be housed in a 20-gallon aquarium, while two pairs will require a tank of at least 40 gallons. In addition to plants, the electric blue ram should be given a few caves to shelter in.