Help with choosing inhabitants of 55 gallon - The Planted Tank Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 07-18-2015, 03:03 PM Thread Starter
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
jcmv4792's Avatar
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: usa
Posts: 656
Help with choosing inhabitants of 55 gallon

My "centerpiece" fish in my 55 gallon java moss carpeted tank will be neon tetras.

I'm just not sure how many I should put in there if I want a nice "schooling" effect. I've read that 20-30 is a good number. In this case, what/how many bottom feeders should I include? I am interested in cory catfish and dwarf shrimp(red, blue, yellow, bees). Maybe several nerite snails.

Would a school of neon tetras create a heavy bioload for such a tank? Or would the java carpet benefit from the extra waste?
jcmv4792 is offline  
Reply

Tags
None

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome