Well......Ive got some choices now, and quite a bit of room so I have options.
I just sold a couple things taking up space in the garage and driveway and Im taking part of it to restock.
Corals are my main priority, so I dont intend on buying any high dollar fish, but im open to...
Ive got shrimp and snails so take that into account but I want to add more fish. Ive got chromis, 6line wrasse,clown, yellow tang, blue tang and coral beauty. What should I get next? Bluethroat trigger ? Spotted sweetlips? Maybe a butterfly but which?
I am not sure if we are allowed to put a link to another forum here...but this story was pretty wild...though y'all would enjoy it:
August 22, 2006
<NYT_HEADLINE type=" " version="1.0">Venom Runs Thick in Fish Families, Researchers Learn </NYT_HEADLINE>
<NYT_BYLINE type=" " version="1.0">By DENISE GRADY
</NYT_BYLINE><NYT_TEXT>One moment he was reaching for the telephone, the next he was out cold.
William Leo Smith, then a...
Ok, I've got this 120 sitting next to my computer desk, and it's been here for over 2 months just running water. it's got about 120lbs of sand. And 120lbs of LR that was curing for 2 months before I got it and has been in my tank for 2 months now.
I don't have good lighting yet, so no...
Well I've had this new tank up and running for just over 4 months now and i want to add another fish soon. I have 2 perc. clowns and a 4stripe damsel. I also have a blood shrimp, bta, and 2 toadstool frags. I want something colorful like a yellow tang, something that has a different body shape...
Blue Spot Goby
Green Circus Goby
Geometric Pixie Hawk
Hippo Tangs sm & med
Coral Beauties Red with Purple trim
Scotts, Lubbocks, Carpenters & 6 line
Coral Banded Shrimp (mated pair)
Blue Ring Octopus
Rosceafacia Wrasse (Rosey Fin)
Ok, keep in mind that I'm a mill rat who wears jeans and steel toes every day! I have to stand up for a wedding on the 20th, and I have open toe shoes... um, how do you deal with that? I know no nylons (great, that's gonna be weird without 'em) do I do nail polish or not? I don't know...
here is a pic and the info is below. Beautiful little guy, shame it is soooo dangerous...
Blue Ring Octopus
There are two species of blue-ringed octopus:
1. Hapalochlaena lunulata, which is the larger and grows up to 20cm (8 in) across its stretched tentacles.
I saw a beautiful urchin at World of fish called the Flower Urchin. I had heard that these were a big no no in aquariums because they were deadly. I just did more reading on them and everywhere I look says that there toxin can cause paralysis and even death, so what gives! I bet World of Fish...
Okay....got this darn lion fish...in a tank alone cuz he started eating other fish....got big faster than I thought...:arg: . So, there he is...sitting in the tank....looking sorta...not alive. Well.....this guy has stung me before, and let me tell you, it was bad, I was allergic. Hello ER...
Okay, I know I'm tossing myself up for serious smackdown, but I have to ask.
What do I need to have an octopus? Is it even feasible?
I know it's prolly not reefsafe and that it'll eat any other fish in the tank... oh and the fact that they're escape artists. But, what else?
I just did my...
I thought I would be nice to our carpet anemone and move him to a better light source... well in the process of moving him, he stung my hand... boy does that hurt... Laser Caine sure helps but my hand is still red with bumps...
My question to the gang... We have Nikki's fuzzy dwarf lionfish...