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zacheyp 04-26-2012 04:17 AM

How many ottos in a 29
 
I know the tank will have a few male guppies, and cory catfish. If you have any other stocking suggestions let me know.

Miles 04-26-2012 06:03 AM

I'd say no more than 6-8, especially of you don't have a big algae problem

shinycard255 04-26-2012 12:19 PM

I go 1 oto for every 10 gallons

digitallinh 04-26-2012 03:42 PM

I think it depends on how often you plan to feed them. I have 10ish in my 29 and they are fine.

zacheyp 04-26-2012 05:41 PM

thanks guys i guess i'll get 6! What else should i put in there?

Miles 04-26-2012 08:54 PM

I'm not sure how well GBRs would do with guppies but they are my personal favorite freshwater fish lol relatively peaceful.

zacheyp 04-26-2012 09:04 PM

what is a gbr

wmsvn 04-26-2012 09:17 PM

I got 10+ in my 15G. It is heavily planted. They are not stupid, they will feed on shrimp/fish food if there is not enough algae for them to eat.

wmsvn 04-26-2012 09:17 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by zacheyp (Post 1836779)
what is a gbr

german blue ram

zacheyp 04-26-2012 09:55 PM

forget the guppies and corys as of know im getting 3 german blue rams, 6 ottos, what else should i get?

zacheyp 04-26-2012 10:11 PM

If i got 8 celestial pearl danios, 3 german blue rams and 6 ottos would i have room for anything else

zacheyp 04-27-2012 02:20 AM

Hey guys after doing a lot of research i have pretty much chose stocking. Please do tell if im overstock, just right or could add more.
4 ottos
3 german blue rams
6 neon tetras
4 celstial pearl danios

jkan0228 04-27-2012 02:24 AM

I think the number of otos depends on the setup and how much algae is present.

zacheyp 04-27-2012 02:38 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jkan0228 (Post 1837272)
I think the number of otos depends on the setup and how much algae is present.

Good point, i guess ill only get 3 ottos. Think i have room for anything else??

CrazyCatPeekin 04-27-2012 11:53 AM

I don't think I would add anything more, but I would up the numbers to maybe 8 each of the o-cats, the neons and the CPDs.


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