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My 60 gallon tank is not up and running yet but I found a vendor who has some 6 inch long rope fish for sale. I know rope fish will eat whatever they can fit in their mouth, but at such a small size, are small fish at risk if they are in the same tank? I have also noticed they are sort of harder to find so I dont necessarily want to miss an opportunity if possible.

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This?  Yes eventually it will eat them.

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Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Color Form: Greenish-Brown with yellow fins
Lifespan: 15-20 years
Size: Up to 15 inches
Diet: Carnivore
Family: Polypteridae
Minimum Tank Size: 45 gallons
Tank Set-Up: Freshwater with sand and caves
Compatibility: Large, peaceful fish
 
 
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1 hour ago, KBOzzie59 said:

This?  Yes eventually it will eat them.

Category Rating
Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Color Form: Greenish-Brown with yellow fins
Lifespan: 15-20 years
Size: Up to 15 inches
Diet: Carnivore
Family: Polypteridae
Minimum Tank Size: 45 gallons
Tank Set-Up: Freshwater with sand and caves
Compatibility: Large, peaceful fish
 
 

But while it's small maybe not?!

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3 hours ago, mgudyka said:

My 60 gallon tank is not up and running yet but I found a vendor who has some 6 inch long rope fish for sale. I know rope fish will eat whatever they can fit in their mouth, but at such a small size, are small fish at risk if they are in the same tank? I have also noticed they are sort of harder to find so I dont necessarily want to miss an opportunity if possible.

Yes eventually it will eat them 

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