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  1. #1

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    Default Looking for large peaceful fish to stock a 90 gallon tank with.


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    I'm upgrading my 55 gallon to a 90 gallon. I'm in no hurry. Currently I have 5 silver dollars, 2 rainbows, and a gold algae eater. The silver dollars are extremely skitish and it makes me uncomfortable, so I'm taking them back to the store. That leaves me with a couple of juvenile rainbows and a full grown algae eater. Any ideas on nice fish that get large and don't freak out every time I pass by the tank?

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    I would bump up the rainbows first, they will do better in a group of at least 8, better 12+
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    How about angelfish? I'm not a fan myself of rainbows so I don't know if they're compatible with angels. You'd have to ask about or research that.

    I've had the same issue with silver dollars, although I only had 2 of them. Started out in a 26g when they were young and they even injured their mouths bashing into the sides of the tank. I upgraded to a 40b which stopped the bashing and their mouths healed, but they still fled to the back of the tank anytime I walked by. They each lived to about 16 yrs old!

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    You could always go with a Pearl gourami.
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