What Fish Can I Put In A 55 Gallon Tank?

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How many fish can I put in a 55 gallon?

The one-inch-per-gallon rule still applies, so be sure that you do not exceed 55 inches of fish in a 55-gallon tank. This roughly equates to four or five bottom-dwelling fish along with a couple algae eaters.

What can I put in a 55 gallon tank?

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How many koi fish can you put in a 55 gallon tank?

“2-4 , 6 inch koi a 55 gallon tank” – A 55 gallon tank is most likely to small for 4 koi, although you may be able to get away with 2 small ones (3-4″ max).

How do you stock a 55 gallon fish tank?

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How much gravel do I need for a 55 gallon aquarium?

the level of gravel should not be too thin or too thick, say on an average 2-3 inches of gravel should be the ideal level. In my opinion 30-35 kgs of gravel will be sufficient. the general rule is 2 lbs per gallon of water. 55 Gallon aquariums are only 12 inches deep, so in my tank I got away with 40 lbs.

How many tetras can I put in a 55 gallon tank?

17 is hardly any tetras at all in a 55. You could add dozens more small tetras if you were willing to up your filtration. Their bioload is very small. Remember you need at least double the manufacturer recommended filtration for your tank as their estimates are notoriously low.

How many Plecos Can I put in a 55 gallon tank?

We have a 55 gallon tank. There were about 20 to 25 cichlids, including some new ones that hatched and lived over the past couple months, and 3 rather large plecos (any where from 5 to 9 inches each).

How many goldfish can you have in a 55 gallon tank?

6 Fancy Goldfish

How long is a 55 gallon tank?

Aquarium Sizes

Tank SizeOutside Dimensions in Inches (L x W x H)Weight Empty and Full (lbs)
45 Long48 1/4 x 12 3/4 x 1960
55 Gallon48 1/4 x 12 3/4 x 2178
60 Gallon48 3/8 x 12 7/8 x 23 7/8111
80 X-High48 7/8 x 14 x 30 3/4200

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Do Koi like fast moving water?

Moving water is important for filtration, as koi carp generate a lot of waste. Koi do not do well in still water, both because the water quality will suffer, and because the pond will not be sufficiently aerated, particularly in the deeper areas.

How much is a 50 gallon fish tank?

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Can you keep a koi fish in a fish tank?

Koi grow quickly and get very large. Keep mature koi in an outdoor pond of at least 3 feet deep, with at least 50 gallons of water per fish. Young koi can be kept indoors in an aquarium of at least 29 gallons. Whether they live indoors or outdoors, add no more than 3 new koi at a time.

How many guppies can you have in a 55 gallon tank?

In a 55-gallon tank you can keep about 27 adult guppies, if we strictly use the calculation we established earlier (1 guppy fish per 2 gallon of water volume). But that can change, provided that you give them proper conditions to live in.

How much is a 55 gallon tank?

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How many African cichlids can I put in a 55 gallon tank?

cichlids

How many pounds of sand do I need for a 55 gallon tank?

80 pounds

How many bags of rocks do I need for a 55 gallon tank?

In my opinion 30-35 kgs of gravel will be sufficient. the general rule is 2 lbs per gallon of water. 55 Gallon aquariums are only 12 inches deep, so in my tank I got away with 40 lbs. The amount of gravel you use is entirely up to you.

How much weight can a 55 gallon tank hold?

Large Aquariums
Tank SizeL x W x HFilled Weight
50-gallon36″ x 18″ x 19″600 lbs.
55-gallon48″ x 13″ x 21″625 lbs.
65-gallon36″ x 18″ x 24″772 lbs.

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How many saltwater fish can I put in a 55 gallon tank?

A 55-gallon aquarium would best house only about 12 inches of fish, so to be safe, limit it to holding three 4-inch fish or two 6-inch long fish. A vast majority of reef fishes require a “house” or someplace to hide either to sleep or to retreat to when they feel threatened.

How many neon tetras can I put in a 55 gallon tank?

four neon tetras

How many freshwater angelfish can you have in a 55 gallon?

Rule of thumb for Angelfish stocking: 1st Angel is 20 gallons then additional 10 gallon for every Angel. I know you are not interested in breeding Angels, but it is actually what the Angels are interested in doing to be honest. I would suggest 2 Angels for a 55 gallon community tank.