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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-19-2012, 04:03 AM Thread Starter
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Stocking a 9.2G Eheim Nano

I've setup my new 9.2G Eheim AquaStyle Nano ... it's fully planted and ready for more fish. I've already added a nice school of cory habrosus. I originally planned for only 6, but ended up getting 9 of them cause of how cheap I got them. It's amazing how small they are

I'm thinking of also adding a school of chili rasbora (boraras brigittae), maybe 8 or 10 of them. Would that be pushing the limit of the tank? I was also hoping to add a nerite snail for some algae control and possibly some crystal red shrimp. And if there's still room (which I doubt) I'd love an otto or two to help with more algae control.

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Harry

P.S. In case anyone wants to mention the inch per gallon rule ... it doesn't really apply for such small fish cause all 9 of my tiny catfish (totalling about 6 to 8 inches of body length) have the same body volume as a 3 inch swordtail for example.
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personally, i dont think that should be a problem at all. i've had 10 hasbrosus and 13 brigittae in a 2.5 gallon tank---fish did fine.


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