Is This Overstocking For My 20 Gal?

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If both of the gouramis are male, you need to sell one.

When one is gone, you'll need to get 2 more cories so they can school. Then you're good.

EDIT: Since it is a 20 gallon high you cant keep bottom feeders like corydoras so I would recommend replacing them with Cardinal Tetras.
 
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Allan Mach said:
I have a 20 gal high and I have:
2 gold panda mollies
2 neon blue gourami
and 4 emerald green corys
and I do 35% water changes weekly
and use aqua clear filter rated for the 70 gallons, a bit overkill but why not

Discus-Tang said:
If both of the gouramis are male, you need to sell one.

When one is gone, you'll need to get 2 more cories so they can school. Then you're good.

EDIT: Since it is a 20 gallon high you cant keep bottom feeders like corydoras so I would recommend replacing them with Cardinal Tetras.
I haven't sexed them yet, but they are both completely docile, if anything, they used to get bullied by one of my mollies

and I should maybe get another panda Molly because one of them still bullies the gouramis
 

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Allan Mach said:
I haven't sexed them yet, but they are both completely docile, if anything, they used to get bullied by one of my mollies
If you send a picture I might be able to tell, depending on age.

The gourami in my profile picture is what a male looks like, much more colourful and stripy.
 

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Okay then. You should give one back to the store because they will get super territorial. I made this mistake once. I ended up selling both because they were aggresive pests.
 
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Discus-Tang said:
Okay then. You should give one back to the store because they will get super territorial. I made this mistake once. I ended up selling both because they were aggresive pests.
so as they start growing towards adulthood they'll start to get more aggressive?
 

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Not overstocked at all.

You do potentially have compatibility issues with the gouramis as already mentioned. You also need more corys but not overstocked.
 
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