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What fish can clown loaches live with?

What fish can clown loaches live with?

Compatibility: Good tankmates for clown loaches include other clown loaches, tetras such as diamond tetras (Moenkhausia pittieri) or pristella tetras (Pristella maxillaris), rainbowfish such as the boesemani rainbowfish (Melanotaenia boesemani), rasboras such as the redtail rasbora (Rasbora borapetensis), gouramis such …

Will clown loaches eat cichlid pellets?

I feed my mbunas every night with cichlid pellet (NLS) and some algae flake. but the loaches are too shy to be coming out and eat .

Can Weather loaches live with cichlids?

Long-term, loaches do best in soft, acidic water. Basically, I would say no because many cichlids have incompatible needs from loaches.

What fish can live with African cichlids?

What Kind of Fish Can You Put with Cichlids?

Cichlids Types of Fish You can put in Tank with Cichlid
African Cichlid Rafael Catfish, Plecos, Synodontis catfish and Larger Rainbowfish.
Dwarf Cichlids (Including South American Cichlids and Checkerboard) Compatible with most fish species, including Tetra,

How often should I feed my clown loach?

Frozen foods like shrimp and blood worms will support the healthy growth of the fish but should only be fed a few times a week. Live foods like bloodworms, earthworms, and small shrimp are considered a delicacy to Clown Loach and should be fed once a week as a treat.

Do Clown loaches eat at night?

The bards eat everything during the day so the loaches do not get to eat. I have started feed the loaches at night with a tube that goes right in front of their hiding places but the bards still eat everything.

Can a Loach be with a cichlid?

Usually we suggest that loaches should not be kept with cichlids. Even when the tank parameters are similar, they are not the same. If you think about it in a broader way, when you keep cichlids you have to give them the right conditions for them to thrive.

How big do clown loaches get?

Information about the maximum size of the clown loach varies, with some estimates ranging up to 20–30 cm (7.9–11.8 in), and with typical adult sizes ranging from 15–20 cm (5.9–7.9 in). The fish’s body is long and laterally compressed, with an arched dorsal surface and a flat ventral surface.

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Ruth Doyle