Originally Posted by SaraB
Yeah 50-55 gallon tanks don't really have enough room for a 12" fish to turn around in. I'm sure there are other larger cichlids you can keep.
Weíre definitely scrapping the idea of an Oscar because of the size. I had read conflicting information about their full size so now I know not to go that route.
Looking at some other varieties of cichlids in the 3-4 inch range that we can comfortable house in the tank.