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RE: 5 gallon cycle with fish stalled

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Posted by: phishie at Sun Mar 13 16:59:55 2011  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by phishie ]  
   

Your nitrites are supposed to be 0 ppm when your tank is cycled (Nitrates = less than 40 ppm). Seems like there aren't enough Nitrosomonas. See the link below for detailed information about the nitrifying bacteria.

Congrats on your 14 gallon, by the way.
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