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post #1 of 3 Old 09-03-2011, 08:02 PM Thread Starter
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How mAny Male Guppies In A 55 Gal Tank?

My tank has been set up for 3 months and all it have in it right now is 8 emerald green cory catfish. I want to add all male guppies but am unsure of how many I should add. The tank temp is 76 degrees and running two aquaclear 50 filters.
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post #2 of 3 Old 09-06-2011, 10:40 PM
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I would not add them all at once as you don't want to create a mini cycle but you can have a lot I would say at least 30 probably more.
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post #3 of 3 Old 09-06-2011, 11:44 PM
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yeah I would agree 30ish.. 35-40 if you wanna push it. Assuming nothing else but the corys. Also as K19 mentioned dont add them all at once. Do like 6 or so a week.

I see your tank has been set up for 3 months... but you are sure it actually cycled right?
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