Best fish to start off with

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  1. ReeceO

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    I just wanted to know what fish would be the hardiest and best to put into my tank as the first fish when my tank is ready. I only have a 128litre tank so they have to be small, and preferably something that's not to aggressive.
     
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  3. Kunhardt

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    Most gobies are good and hardy and will do well in a nano tank. Occelaris clowns...generally hardy, can be a bit territorial in a smaller tank, chromis would be fine.

    Just Stay away from damsel fish, hardy but very aggro...

    Check out live aquaria.com and look under nano fish for more in depth details on the fish species I have suggested and maybe some I haven't. I have always used their site over the years...very useful and gives one loads of ideas for livestock. :)
     
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    As your tank matures with time and your pod population grows you will be able to add some mandarins and dragonets and even some nice pipe fish, if your flow allows it.
     
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    Wrasses, though pick your species. They're nearly immune to disease, generally easy to feed and most species aren't aggressive. Look at Halichoeres, Paracheilinus, Cirrhilabrus, Wetmorella.
     
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