I have a 10 gallon tank with a filter, light, heater, air pump, rocks, drift wood, real plants, and 1 fake plant.
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10 Kirbensis, 4 Mollies, 4 Angelfish, 2 Sun catfish, 1 Beta, 2 Cherry Shrimp.
Amazon sword, and a few others. I left one fake plant in there to cover up the air tube.
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