Rainbows should be fine with most barbs. Rainbows are schooling fishes too -
so if you want to see them at their best try to get 10-12 of a species in
alarge enough tank and be prepared tpo be impressed.
vicepresident - ANGFA Inc, ANGFA (Qld) Inc
Please visit us at http://www.angfa.org.au
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ally" <allygatt at webtv.net>
To: <rainbowfish at pcug.org.au>
Sent: Wednesday, March 14, 2001 2:09 PM
Subject: Re: [RML] some questions (fwd)
> I am planning on getting a 55 gallon to set up in June (I am moving
> locally June 1st). How many total in that size? I think that
> Boesmani's are absolutely beautiful, and also the Lacustris. Are these
> good together?
> Any remote chance they would work with tiger barbs? (Up till now my
> favorite fish, mostly because of their schooling behavior/antics)