Am I fully stocked?

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    Got a 2 inch damsel, a 3.5 inch Midas Blenny and 1.5 inch Cardinal. I also have a Linckia the size of my hand. Could I add another 2 inches of fish (a clown)?

    Trates are not measurable.
     
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    Is this in the biocube? I'd say its possible but may make it harder to keep your nitrates low. I've got 2 clowns, sixline, and firefish in my nano and they've all been ok for a while now.
     
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    Do it Sen. I have a pair of clowns, green clown govt, and an Orange stripe prawns goby in mine. Not to mention the Linkia, and sandsifter.
     
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    I have a midas blenny, watchman goby and a clown so far and I plan to add one more small fish. Not sure what yet.

    I dont think the linkia counts as a critter.
     
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    Thanks all but the question is not so much can I fit another fish but can i add one without kicking up trates.
     
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    Sorry, when I said mine have been ok I should have specified. Besides them all being healthy, my nitrates have actually gone down since. From 20ppm to 0.
     
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    I think you will be fine adding a clown!
     
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    Oh well in that case, as long as its been a few weeks at least I dont see why it would hurt anything. JUST DO IT
     
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    I was gunna say ya, but you might need to do more frequent watcerchanges if your bioload becomes to much......id watch the params and just do the WC accordingly.
     
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