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post #1 of 3 Old 10-04-2011, 03:09 PM Thread Starter
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puffer fish compatibility

can i put a juvenile spotted or figure eight puffer fish with a red tailed shark and gourami?
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post #2 of 3 Old 10-04-2011, 03:38 PM
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The figure 8 puffer is a brackish water fish so no on that one. Also when you say spotted. I am assuming you mean green spotted puffer? Also a brackish water fish.
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post #3 of 3 Old 10-05-2011, 08:34 PM
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In addition to the brackish thing, they are pretty territorial. They have no problem tearing off other fishes' fins. A slow moving gourami wouldn't be a good idea. The red tail shark might be OK, but the puffer might bite him too.
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