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Anyone have experience with this species?
I was thinking of setting up a species tank for them. I've heard they could live in colonies but also that they were very aggressive. It would ideally just be 4-5 of them in possibly a 40 breeder. Would that work?
 

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Yes, you can do this in a 40 breeder. I would start with at least 6. They make excellent parents and males will spawn with more than 1 female. They are not true shell dwellers like multis but females will use shells to lay their eggs. Grab some extra large escargot shells off of amazon. Sand substrate. What are you water parameters (pH & hardness)?
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7.4-7.6 ph ~150 ppm GH.
Will do. Might also get some spare tanks running.
 
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