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Old 01-23-2012, 05:44 PM   #1
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I have 55g tank. How many s.american cichlids would best fit in it and what filter is best?
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It depends on what kind of S. American fish and maybe HOB 60 filter.
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I was debating between: red devil, convict, jack d. Or oscar
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A pair of JD's would work well, I wouldn't bother with an oscar because they get too large, and I have no experience with the other two so I can't comment on those.
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Whats a good bottom feeder
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Old 01-23-2012, 06:15 PM   #6
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Whats a good bottom feeder
Maybe bristlenose pleco or snails or maybe rubber lip plecos.
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