Forums  
  Discussion  
    Tim's Web Quiz  
    Tim's Web Puzzles  
  Polls - Freshwater  
  Polls - Saltwater  
   





 

Go Back   Tropical Fish Forum . Net > Freshwater Tropical Fish Discussion > Tropical Fish Compatibility

Tropical Fish Compatibility Questions and comments about compatibility

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old ,
WhiteFish WhiteFish is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 2
Default Neon Tetra

Hello! Do you thinks that guppies, swordtails and neons are ok together? I want to add also a betta....?
  #2  
Old ,
D.Gray D.Gray is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Boardman, Oregon
Posts: 272
Default Re: Neon Tetra

how big is your tank?

As to your question yes guppies, swords, and neons will get along together well given you have a big enough tank to observe the rule of one inch of fish per gallon.

I have guppies, neons and shrimp in a 20 gallon planted tank (water wisteria, java moss, an unidentified moss, peacock fern, and jungle vallisneria). I have also put guppy fry in with sword fry when the two specie were about the same size (i.e. the swords wouldn't be able to eat the guppies) with no losses.

Dave
  #3  
Old ,
Dano's Avatar
Dano Dano is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Goose Creek SC USA
Posts: 1,892
Default Re: Neon Tetra

A Betta may or may not work out. Mixing them with other fish is iffy. One of three things may happen: The Betta may bully the other fish........The other fish may harass the Betta and nip the long flowing fins............Every one may get along just fine.....................No one can predict the out come
__________________
I got off the porch and ran with the big dogs. Now I can't get back on the porch!
  #4  
Old ,
WhiteFish WhiteFish is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 2
Default Re: Neon Tetra

Thank you for your answer. Mine is 30 gallons. How many small fishes should somebody have in a planted tank....of 5-10 gallons?
 


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is .


Powered by vBulletin Version 3.6.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.