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09-04-2009, 09:25 AM
Iam surya from india iam planning to keep discus for my 40 gallon tank. what kind of food i can feed for discus and how many fish for my tank capacity

10-09-2009, 10:04 PM
Hi Surya,
You can keep 4 adult discus in your aquarium. You can keep more than 4 younger discus in that aquarium, but will have to do frequent water changes. Eventually, you'll have to take some out as the grow larger. The standard rule for discus is 1 adult discus per 10 gallons of water.

Here's a link with a listing of foods to feed your discus:

Here's some discus food recipes:

Hope that helps you out.

10-10-2009, 08:01 AM
Keep the water pristine and you can keep 3-4 discus.