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Old 01-04-2013, 11:42 AM   #1
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Question about bottom dwelling fish with sand?

My aquarium has sand for the terrain. I was wondering if this limits my selection of bottom dwelling fish (plecos, cory catfish), or if the fish will still be healthy and fine with a sand bottom. Thanks
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From what I've read, most Plecos and Cories perfer sand. It's less abrasive.
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Oh, that makes sense. Thank you.
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yeah, TOmatt's right. and some(mainly the burrowwers)practically require sand to stay healthy.
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Sand is actually a good substrate for bottom-dwellers.
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