In my 30 gallon i have 6 cories, 10 neon tetras, 6 black skirt tetras, 1 bolivian ram, 1 honey gourami and 1 bn pleco.
You could do something similar and bump the schools right up/ swap out for similar sized different tetra schools of dwarf cichlid
Just food for thought
Oh the coincidence. Dad enlisted my help to upgrade his tank today. Decided on a really nice 220l bowfront setup. Lucky sod.
Does mean however I'll be getting my old 20 gallon back. How convenient haha now to just convice my lovely lady to let me set it up again!
I do have ember tetras in there which i know if i was breeding would act as dithers but as you mentioned el337 a 20 gallon is ideal.
I belive the 10 gallon is definitely going to be ok for a while and i will definitely monitor closely his behaviour so if he does start getting stressed ill look at...
I dont really mind about losing the shrimp to be honest hes already colored up heaps and even though hes timid i really like the little guy.
I might keep him in his current tank for a while and see how it progresses and take it bit by bit from there. I did se that breeders kept pairs in 10 gallon so...
I had a feeling that was the case :/ thankdully hes still young at the moment and not too large but i obviously dont want to stunt him or anything.
What would be my chances with the 29 realistically? Its decently planted wirh several caves as well as a large piece of driftwood and plenty of...