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Old 06-20-2012, 08:43 PM   #1
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5 gallon stock options


I just purchased a Fluval Spec tank, it is only five gallons and I'm afraid it will be too small for a pair of Pygmy Sunfish so other than a Betta what options do I have for stocking.
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Old 06-20-2012, 08:52 PM   #2
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Dwarf puffer
8 celestial Pearl danios or any of the microrasboras
Neo shrimp
trio of endlers livebearers
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Old 06-20-2012, 09:04 PM   #3
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Sparkling gourami
Scarlet badis
clown killifish
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Old 06-20-2012, 09:39 PM   #4
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School of microdevario kubotai
5-6 Pseudomugil gertrudae
Pygmy cories
A pair of wild bettas
African Dwarf frogs


Just out of curiosity, why would it be too small for pygmy sunfish?
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Old 06-20-2012, 09:44 PM   #5
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Pygmy sunfish breed easily, I think you would end up with too many in a small tank.
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Old 06-21-2012, 03:31 PM   #6
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My vote would be a pea puffer, darios, or some rasbora. I like dwarf emerald rasbora/danios right now. Their blue color and stripes. But they are shy like celestial pearl danios.


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Old 06-21-2012, 05:05 PM   #7
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Old 06-21-2012, 08:22 PM   #8
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Least killies / Heterandria Formosa - it's a livebearer, but 7th smallest fish in the world
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Old 06-21-2012, 08:46 PM   #9
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Old 06-21-2012, 11:05 PM   #10
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Shrimps! Red rili's are lovely.
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Old 06-21-2012, 11:40 PM   #11
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Love endlers in my 5g.
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Old 06-21-2012, 11:55 PM   #12
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A single shell dweller or a breeding pair would be cool.
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