General African Cichlid Discussion • powerhead reducing aggression

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powerhead reducing aggression

Postby jgrillout » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:24 am

I put a powerhead in my tank and I have found that distracts the fish and seems to reduce aggression. Maybe its because they are having a lot of fun or maybe because it takes more effort to swim. If I have the powerhead off they tend to spread out around the aquarium and chase each other around more. When I turn it on they huddle together with less aggression.
75 gallon freshwater
male Star Sapphire hap
male black orange dorsal hap
male electric blue hap
male red empress hap
male blue dolphin hap

female Lemon Jake
female German Red
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