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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-04-2010, 04:25 PM
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Cory cats thrive in groups of 6 or more and get to be about 2-3 inches long. I do NOT recommend them for a 5g!!
Aren't dwarf cory cats smaller than that?
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Yes, but even then they need to be in groups of at least 4 and are very active fish. Not recommended in a 5g.

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Yes, but even then they need to be in groups of at least 4 and are very active fish. Not recommended in a 5g.
I know they need to be in a group, I was told 3 for those.

Yea they need their space to be active.
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Ah. Okay, no cories then... maybe an otinoculous?

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