Badman's Tropical Fish Forum

August 24, 2019, 06:09:50 PM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or join our community.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length

Welcome to the forum! Whether you are an old pro or new to the hobby, feel welcome to share your knowledge and experience and to further educate yourself about this great pastime of ours.

News: Stay tuned for another contest starting soon. 
   forum   guidelines calendar Forum search help Join Login  
  Main Site site map Fish Profiles Fish Stats Articles tank log Species Gallery Photo Gallery  

Badman's Chat
Users in chat
Please upgrade your brower.
in   cm  L °F   °C   click for tank volume calculations
Pages: [1]   Go Down
Author Topic: sparkling gouramis  (Read 3529 times)
Full Member

Offline Offline

Gender: Female
Tanks: Currently fishless, but with lots of plans!
Posts: 238

Hopelessly addicted

« on: June 01, 2011, 06:20:04 PM »

I'd love to hear from anybody who has had experience with this pretty little fish.  Thanks 11579

something new, tiny dots, baby fish growing
Full Member

Offline Offline

Gender: Female
Tanks: 90 gallon,2x75 gallon,55 gallon, 2x50 gallon; and shall we say a few more.. always growing always changing.
Posts: 5,392

« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2011, 09:46:09 PM »

I keep a small tank of these pretty little things. They are shy and the more plants they have in with them the more they will come out and about.

Currently I keep them in a species only tank ... and they regularly spawn.
 I will keep some shrimp in with them.
They eat regular flake food but love treats like cyclops ,daphnia, and BBS.

I keep them the same way I would keep a Betta .... a warm 78-80 F with a low current.
Personally I find they are more active and happier in a warmer tank.

like most of the Anabantids they like a planted tank with some floating plants to nest in.
 This is a species that loves twigs and long trailing roots to swim through.
This is one tank that I like to put my houseplant cuttings in . They love to dart about among the trailing roots of Pothos for me.


It took 7 days for God to create this world...
So how long will it take for me to create the perfect tank???
Pages: [1]   Go Up
Jump to:  

Badman's Recommended Links
1 Post
1 Topic
Last post by Badman
in Sites We Support
on 5/2/07 12:00 PM



Main Site Navigation

Complete Map




Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines
Page created in 0.037 seconds with 18 queries.