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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-19-2013, 06:22 PM Thread Starter
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Another centerpiece fish question (Asian 150)

I have a 150 gal planted tank of mostly Asian species and I'm asking for suggestions for something a little different and larger than what I have now. (Being a CITES protected animal my number one choice of Asian Arowana is out of the question ) I have:

8 Boesemani rainbows
6 Turquoise rainbows
7 clown loach
10 Odessa barb
5 Denison's barb
1 lonely threadfin rainbow and 1 lonely clown barb (he'd be out if I could catch him)

I will be adding a half dozen pearl gouramis when I can find some.

I was thinking a couple of green chromides might add some drama, maybe too much.
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Green chromides... they're cichlids, and they have every potential to be sweet and laid-back or vile-tempered and brusk. All depends on the individual. I'd go with the pearl gouramis. Can't go wrong there.

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