What's the dumbest advice you've ever been told about fish care?

kdrun76

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Scientific NamePhractocephalus hemioliopterus
Common NameRedtailed catfish, red-tailed catfish, redtail cat, RTC, cajaro, pirarara
Tank size220 gallons and more
TemperamentAggressive, predatory
DietOmnivorous bottom feeder
Temperature72°F- 78°F (22 to 26 °С)
pH6.0-7.5
Sizeup to 6 in (15 cm)
Lifespanup to 15 years
six inches?!!!!!!!!!!!! And by that scale, my husband's "parts" are only 2". Wait, make that 1/4 inch.
 
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twentyleagues

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six inches?!!!!!!!!!!!! And by that scale, my husband's "parts" are only 2". Wait, make that 1/4 inch.
If you are talking only based on that rtc size then the 1/4" is still respectable. Well at least hes not getting laughed at in the locker room. Based on this logic 2" would in all actuality be 2' :eek3::headshake
 

Dloks

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Found this on meetthepet.com
Scientific NamePhractocephalus hemioliopterus
Common NameRedtailed catfish, red-tailed catfish, redtail cat, RTC, cajaro, pirarara
Tank size220 gallons and more
TemperamentAggressive, predatory
DietOmnivorous bottom feeder
Temperature72°F- 78°F (22 to 26 °С)
pH6.0-7.5
Sizeup to 6 in (15 cm)
Lifespanup to 15 years
You wrote that up didn’t you? Saying SB rtc can live in a 55g tank
 
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