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    Another cool video I thought I'd share.

    Anyone know what the big dollar-like fish are schooling in this immense tank?

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    Juvenile clowns most of them. Do hope the keeper will be able to keep that group, they look good.

    Do you mean the fish like piranha with the single stripe? That's Myleus schomburgkii. (and no, that's not my amazing fish ID skills. I cheated. ;) has his stocklist.

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    Nice video FF, those big fish are Myleus schomburgkii.
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    Dutchie was faster on the draw, LOL.
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    Thanks for the ID. Common name is Disk tetra. Interesting. I've never seen them before. They look like chunkier, larger versions of silver dollars (which I have kept in the past). They look wonderful schoolers.
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    There's a few other common names as well as more species in the myleus family.

    It's a popular fish for the big fishkeeper tanks since it's big and shoals. I suspect it shoals tightly since it's normally found in greenery near edges of waterways.

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