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Old 10-13-2014, 07:16 PM   #1
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Warty frogfish

I have read in the 101 best nano reef species book that you could keep a warty frogfish in an 8 gallon and I was wondering if that was true, and if so are there any other fish that I could put in the tank with it that it wouldn't eat and the tank won't get overstocked.

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Old 10-13-2014, 07:38 PM   #2
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live aquaria says minimum twenty. in a tank that size one fish should be the max anyways, maybe two if your lucky. definitely not the frogfish though.

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Tanks that small are really limited in what fish can go in them. There wouldn't be a single nano fish I would put into any tank with a frogfish.
Would I put one in a tank that small anyway? No, I'd like to have it in something in the 20-30 gallon range.
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The ammonia level would be a problem with this fish in such a small tank.
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