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    i did a little research and the minimum is 20 so i guess just 1 but i would like 2 and with some and if one can i get some compatibly tank mates

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    I don't know where you got your info, but I would not put a gold gourami in a 20 gallon due to its eventual adult size, and ctainly not with another gourami due to its territoriality.
    Good tankmates for a gourami in an appropriately sized tank should be peaceful yet robust enough to take an occasional chase and nip. Or sip,y not occupy the same space as the gourami. Many larger tetras and barbs would fit the bill, as well as bottom dwellers like cories, smaller loaches or plecos.
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    so no gold gourami in 20 gallon. Can the powder blue gourami live in a 20 gallon

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    the powder blue gourami is one color variation of the dwarf gourami. They get much smaller than gold gouramis. One could do fine in a 20 gallon tank.
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    one gold gourmai ?

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    gold gourami = Trichogaster trichopterus. Maximum size 4-6". Not suitable for a 20 gallon tank.
    powder blue gourami = Trichogaster lalius. Maximum size 2-3". Suitable for a 20 gallon tank, single fish only.
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