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post #16 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-16-2013, 12:58 AM
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My Columbians are as peaceful as can be - I have 18 in a 125, but they are housed with Buenos Aries tetras (10) and they all school together. Maybe the quantity makes the difference. my Columbians spawned last summer - I originally had 12 - and the few I couldn't catch stayed in the tank. The survivors are what brought the number in the tank up to 18. However the 45 or so fry that I caught are now an inch long in their own tank. Soon I hope to be moving them to both a 55 and a 90.

There are also a few Black Neons, Harlequin Rasboras, and two pita Blue tetras in the 125 - the Columbians have never approached or harassed any fish.

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i think im going to end up selling my school of columbians. i hate to but dont think they would do well with a 625 mile move and no tellin when i could get the big tank set up. my husband will be gettin out of the army by the end of the year and we are not even sure where we are moving yet.......
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