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Keeping Angelfish with Discus

Discussion in 'Tank mates for Discus' started by peterhill26, Jul 3, 2017.

  1. peterhill26

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    Hi all I am looking for recommendation in keeping Angel Fish in with my Discus Fish.
    I have not bought them yet so how many would you say ?.
    I have 8 Discus around 4 inches also other compatible tropical fish with them, I have a 5ft x 2ft x 15 inches, 370 Litres the tank is well planted.
    All my tests are spot on and my Temp is 86f.
    Please can you let me know.
    Thanking you Peter
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    I have kept angels with discus before,i dont think i would again as they can pick on the discus and nip fins.
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    Thank you for your reply and getting back to me.
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    Depends on Angels. Altums are the best, gentle and do not bother the discus and their size just fits if you have a deep tank. ime avoid leopoldi, they are nippy buggers. Scalari are a hit and miss and will pair up if on groups.
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