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Old 04-26-2012, 05:17 AM   #1
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I know the tank will have a few male guppies, and cory catfish. If you have any other stocking suggestions let me know.
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Old 04-26-2012, 07:03 AM   #2
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I'd say no more than 6-8, especially of you don't have a big algae problem
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Old 04-26-2012, 01:19 PM   #3
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I go 1 oto for every 10 gallons
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Old 04-26-2012, 04:42 PM   #4
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I think it depends on how often you plan to feed them. I have 10ish in my 29 and they are fine.
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Old 04-26-2012, 06:41 PM   #5
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thanks guys i guess i'll get 6! What else should i put in there?
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Old 04-26-2012, 09:54 PM   #6
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I'm not sure how well GBRs would do with guppies but they are my personal favorite freshwater fish lol relatively peaceful.
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Old 04-27-2012, 09:02 PM   #7
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I'm not sure how well GBRs would do with guppies but they are my personal favorite freshwater fish lol relatively peaceful.
GBR's like soft acidic water at low PH and high temp.

Guppies like slighly alkiated water, meaning higher ph, with a lower temp.

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So they only go well, if u dont mind eatting the life expectancy of the other.
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what is a gbr
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Old 04-26-2012, 10:17 PM   #9
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what is a gbr
german blue ram
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Old 04-26-2012, 10:17 PM   #10
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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.
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Old 04-26-2012, 10:55 PM   #11
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forget the guppies and corys as of know im getting 3 german blue rams, 6 ottos, what else should i get?
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Old 04-26-2012, 11:11 PM   #12
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If i got 8 celestial pearl danios, 3 german blue rams and 6 ottos would i have room for anything else
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Old 04-27-2012, 03:20 AM   #13
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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
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Old 04-27-2012, 03:24 AM   #14
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I think the number of otos depends on the setup and how much algae is present.
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Old 04-27-2012, 03:38 AM   #15
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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??
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