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post #11 of 11 Old 06-15-2009, 10:35 AM
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Originally Posted by Lupin View Post

Inch per gallon rule is pure bunk. It may have served as a guideline for most beginners but this is easily misinterpreted and does not consider the size, temperament and many other variables of the fish. Imagine someone keeping a 10" oscar in a 10g tank because of this rule.

I'm awars of that, that's why I said rough rule, especially since I knew namora was talking about guppies and tetras. I know that a full size oscar in a ten gallon wouldn't work, or 3 bettas in a 10 gallon etc.

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