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Best beginner discus

Unread postby SantaMonicaHelp » Fri Feb 12, 2016 4:23 am

What is the current recommended best first discus for someone to get, and how many?



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Re: Best beginner discus

Unread postby SCORPIO » Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:25 am

SantaMonicaHelp wrote:What is the current recommended best first discus for someone to get, and how many?


Blue variants are the best options for the beginners. Number of discus depends on the tank size but always keep in odd number.
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Re: RE: Re: Best beginner discus

Unread postby sushant » Fri Feb 12, 2016 3:41 pm

SCORPIO wrote:[quote="SantaMonicaHelp"]What is the current recommended best first discus for someone to get, and how many?


Blue variants are the best options for the beginners. Number of discus depends on the tank size but always keep in odd number.[/quote]

Sir, can you please explain: why these variants are better for beginners and what's the science behind keeping odd numbers?
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Re: Best beginner discus

Unread postby SCORPIO » Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:59 pm

Most of the beginners face the issue of peppering in Discus fish. But blue variants never infested with peppering.

Males always harras to each other. If there are many males in even no, each male choose one weak male to chase. The strong male never allow weak to eat food. If they are in even number, the situation will never come.
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Re: Best beginner discus

Unread postby Pintoo » Sun Feb 14, 2016 12:28 pm

SCORPIO wrote:Most of the beginners face the issue of peppering in Discus fish. But blue variants never infested with peppering.

Males always harras to each other. If there are many males in even no, each male choose one weak male to chase. The strong male never allow weak to eat food. If they are in even number, the situation will never come.


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Re: Best beginner discus

Unread postby SantaMonicaHelp » Tue Feb 16, 2016 10:35 am

Ok, blue if odd numbers. Can start with just 1, yes ?

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Re: Best beginner discus

Unread postby Discus » Mon Sep 19, 2016 2:00 am

SCORPIO wrote:Most of the beginners face the issue of peppering in Discus fish. But blue variants never infested with peppering.

Males always harras to each other. If there are many males in even no, each male choose one weak male to chase. The strong male never allow weak to eat food. If they are in even number, the situation will never come.


So can it be 3 males and one female to make a total of 4 ?