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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-26-2013, 03:44 AM Thread Starter
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I'd like some otos

How long should I wait till I decide to add otocinclus to my tank?
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-26-2013, 04:29 AM
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until you have a good supply of algae for them to eat.

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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-26-2013, 04:38 AM Thread Starter
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My tank is building up on diatoms.
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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-26-2013, 04:38 PM
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Make sure to Quarantine them first! See the previous thread about Ich, and killing almost every inhabitant in the tank. Atleast 3 weeks.
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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-26-2013, 11:57 PM Thread Starter
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Can they be kept singular.
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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-27-2013, 03:25 AM
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No, they prefer to be in groups.

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post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-27-2013, 06:20 AM Thread Starter
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Is three ok?
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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-27-2013, 06:51 AM
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How big is your tank?

I keep five (5) in a 29G. They are great fish.

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post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-27-2013, 10:19 AM
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How heavily is your tank planted?
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