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    Anyone like these? I read they were kinda rare. They have them at the LFS and I love them. I was thinking of adding some. Since they are killies would they stay at the top?
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    Yes i believe so and would venture around the tank to eat algae so you would have to supplment some with veggies.. But they do like cooler water

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    They are fin nippers! they also get very mean when spawning.The male will even beat up on the female when spawning.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Northernguy
    They are fin nippers! they also get very mean when spawning.The male will even beat up on the female when spawning.

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    Thanks NG. Guess I'll leave these fellows out then. LOL You think they fin nip with just one in a tank?


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    I sent you some info on those fish.
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    Thanks NG. I think I changed my mind. More trouble than their worth.
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    I had had these guys before. They can be a pain in the butt . Mine nipped fins and constantly chased the other fish. They would also nip my hand what I had to do something in the tank. They didn't eat algea very well either.

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    Quote Originally Posted by annageckos
    I had had these guys before. They can be a pain in the butt . Mine nipped fins and constantly chased the other fish. They would also nip my hand what I had to do something in the tank. They didn't eat algea very well either.

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    Thanks for sharing Anna! I definitely decided these guys are not cute enough to deal with. LOL
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    Sorry these fish didn't work for you because I've read they're great aglae eaters. Glad you brought this topic up, tho, so I will not be looking into them anymore either.

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