Originally Posted by jennamckay
I have a 10 gal
planted tank with 6 platys in it right now. I would really like to get a few bottom feeders or algae eaters. I've heard a lot about amano shrimp, otos, and corys. I just really do not want to overstock my tank. Let me know what you think would be a good thing to add and why. Thanks!
You can add a baby siamensis, but you will have to rehome it once it come bigger. Amano/red cherry shimps will work well in a 10g with your platy IMO
For low light tanks, you can add java ferns, they grow well under any lights. Cladophora ball (algae) grow under any conditions too.