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    0 Not allowed!
    I have 65 gallon (the dimensions are 38x18x21) with 2 separate filters filtering about 300 gallons per hour each. I have a 6in hujeta gar, a 6 in dinosaur bichir, a 4 in African brown knife, and 4 4in gouramis ( 2 gold and 2 blue). Is this overstocked? If not, could I add something such as a peacock eel? Or tire track eel?

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    1 Not allowed!
    Since your fish are still relatively small your tank is not yet over stocked. However, some of your fish will soon outgrow your tank. The gar and knife will need a much bigger tank. 4 gourami in a 65g is not recommended because of possible fighting over territory. I would not add any more fish to this tank.
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    0 Not allowed!
    I have 1 male and 3 female gourami and I have yet to see any fighting :3 but alright thanks

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    0 Not allowed!
    I think it's enough for your tank and you don't need to add more.

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    0 Not allowed!
    Old thread, OP hasn't replied in 6+ years, now closed.
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