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Old 07-18-2011, 07:26 PM   #1
 
Astyanax mexicanus

Do I have to worry about both species of Astyanax mexicanus nipping at sail fin mollies?
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Old 07-19-2011, 08:16 PM   #2
 
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I wouldn't think so, provided the tank is sufficient size and the fish has a small group. They are voracious eaters though, pushing other fish aside as mentioned in the profile, so this may be what you are thinking of with respect to nipping.
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