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Author Topic: skirt tetras in a twenty gallon  (Read 1611 times)
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« on: March 07, 2017, 07:19:27 PM »

So I am setting up a twenty gallon. The tank will be lightly planted with various forms of anubias sourced from my 55 gallon. I was wondering if a school of Black or white skirt tetras would be OK with a betta in a twenty standard (not long). confused question
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« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2017, 07:40:28 PM »

Maybe a female Betta. A male's fins may get nipped and picked (which could eventually result in unnecessarily  stressing the  Betta). Perhaps more taller and bushier plantings could allow for s better retreat should this happen.

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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2017, 08:05:17 PM »

Thank you for the quick reply.  I was wondering what types of smaller schooling fish would go well with a betta. I have heard neons but I was leaning away from neons for this tank. goldfish
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