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Thread: 55gal stocking

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    Hello all,

    I have a 55gal with 2 sevs and 2 bovarian rams.(the specifics are in my sig) I am thinking I would like a few more fish.
    I'm thinking some type of bottom feeder as well as some dither fish. I would really appreciate some ideas?
    My gold sev has been hiding constantly so I am hoping some more movment in the tank would help out.

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    55gal: 1gold severum(jasper),1 Green Sev (Spot), 3 tiger barbs (left), bovarian ram.
    29gal: 3 goldfish growing out
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    any ideas at all???
    55gal: 1gold severum(jasper),1 Green Sev (Spot), 3 tiger barbs (left), bovarian ram.
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    Maybe some adult emerald green cory's? What is the scape like? You could go with medium sized loaches. Sev's, as long as they are medium tempered can go well with a lot of bottom dwellers.

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    Thanks Sandz for the reply. The beauty of being a teacher is snowdays and I have spent the day searching around for ideas. I like the cory idea, I was thinking maybe some type of catfish, I really liked my pictus so maybe another one of those. I also Im thinking maybe a nice school of tiger barbs for some upper level fish.
    55gal: 1gold severum(jasper),1 Green Sev (Spot), 3 tiger barbs (left), bovarian ram.
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    Ive seen severums that can get huge so watch out for that. What about a school of Congo Tetras or Rainbows?

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