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  1. Default 55 Gallon stocking ideas?


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    Hello everyone. I have been up and down the forum getting ideas for my 55 gallon freshwater aquarium
    This brought me to the barbs sections. I am still looking for ideas to stock my tank. I have owned tiger barbs before. I bought them little and they grew huge (huge for a tiger barb)
    If it is not too much to ask could someone make a list of stocking ideas that I could put in my 55.
    So far I have a large amazon sword plant and some large valls. I will also be getting driftwood.
    I want to do a mix of the barbs, schools of 10 with 4 or 5 different variations and a redtail shark.

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    How many threads are you going to start about stocking this tank?
    125 - BGK, pictus cats, silver dollars, kissing gouramis, palmas bichir, delhezi bichir
    125 - Red severum, bolivian rams, Turquoise rainbows, irian red rainbows, loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, pearl gouramis
    90 - Congo tetras, african knife, elephant nose, spotted ctenopoma, upside down cats

    QTs - 29, 20H, 20L, 10

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    Quote Originally Posted by jaysee View Post
    How many threads are you going to start about stocking this tank?
    As many as it takes until I decide what to put in it.

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    Don't you think you should mention the fish you already have in the tank? For the people who might respond here that haven't already responded in your other threads...
    125 - BGK, pictus cats, silver dollars, kissing gouramis, palmas bichir, delhezi bichir
    125 - Red severum, bolivian rams, Turquoise rainbows, irian red rainbows, loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, pearl gouramis
    90 - Congo tetras, african knife, elephant nose, spotted ctenopoma, upside down cats

    QTs - 29, 20H, 20L, 10

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    The tank might as well be empty. I have 9 black skirt tetras that came with it but they are not a favorite fish of mine.

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    I school of Odessa barbs would look great and would go well with a Redtail shark and Buenos Aires tetra.
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