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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-16-2008, 06:12 PM Thread Starter
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Corys and Ottos

I want to restock my 120G. I need Ottos for algae control, but I like Corys. Are the two compatible?

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yes they are i keep those 2 together all the time
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-16-2008, 07:10 PM
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They're great together, and both awesome little fish.

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My two favorite fish! I have both in my tank and they are fine together.

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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-17-2008, 01:54 AM
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I have 9 different species of corydoras all get along with my ottos
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cories are awesome. make sure to get a group, they're pretty social. and so are otos

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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-17-2008, 04:22 PM
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Mine get along just fine. Both like to be in groups so get several of each. I've got 8 Cories and 4 Ottos in a 34g.
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