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post #1 of 3 Old 11-26-2008, 10:59 PM Thread Starter
Driftwood opinion

i have a 80 gallon tank, i have 4 black ghost knife fish, i heard they need driftwood to live happy.
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post #2 of 3 Old 11-26-2008, 11:22 PM
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I have heard that they do thrive in a large tank with lots of hiding places. In the wild they live in root systems and under rock piles. I am sure that they would love some driftwood.
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post #3 of 3 Old 12-01-2008, 08:30 AM
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What Black Ghost Knife's need is more cover than roughage. Driftwood will provide cover and look good. They are sensitive to light and skittish.

Be aware, a BGK can reach two feet in length so if you're planning on keeping these fish you're going to need a bigger tank.

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