The Reef Tank banner
bumblebee snails
1-20 of 64 Results
  1. General Reef Discussion
    Well I think that I've had some of my clean up crew die off and I'm in need of some additions. Right now I have some blue legged hermits, nass. snails? (they bury themselves and have a long trunk thing), and a few bumblebee snails. I think i'm going to add some more hermits, and was wondering...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Okay, here I go with yet another plan for the 150. Some of you may remeber the first set up in my last house on the custom oak stand. The when we moved into this house the first thing I did was rip out the wall between the living room and garage to do the built in routine with a wet room behind...
  3. Tank Specs
    Equipment: 180 SPS Exclusive Reef, 55 Fuge/Prop tank, 20 H sump, ASD Calc Reactor, (1)Sequence 1000 closed loop 5,000 gph (2) Mag 36 closed loop 3,600 gph, 3 X 250 W MH Burning XM 10K's, 2 X 6' VHO Super Actenic, 1/2 hp Chiller. 255 gallon total system capacity. Fish: Purple Firefish, Regular...
  4. Classifieds - TCMAS Members Only
    Ongoing list as I take down my tank. Moving down to a cube so that I can get the tank out of my basement and into my living room. Live Rock - $3.00 / lb. I have a combination of base rock, live rock, texas limestone, tufa, and agrocrete. I would guess about 80lb's total between all of it...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I have one of those 5 gal corner tanks with coral sand and 7 lbs of live rock in it. the only thing I have living in it is a Reef lobster which I never see. I want to bring the tank some life and I am looking for suggestions. Mantis crossed my mind but I think I want to make it a busy tank
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Which ones are good to have. I have a 36 gallon...and how many do i need
  7. General Reef Discussion
    I just spotted this crab hitchhiker on some LR in my sump. I pulled the rock out just in case this crab isn't reef safe. In case the pictures aren't clear, here's a description. - About 1.5 inches across - Hairy, black and white striped legs - Body is purplish-brown with bumbs - Eyes are...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    I want to add a few sea urchins in my tank, but, everything I read says that they may mow down my polyps. Can I get some advice from someone? Any urchins in particula peopl ehave in there tanks that don't kill corals?
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Hello all New to the hobby here - caught the scuba bug and wanted to " bring it home". I am trying to be the better safe than sorry person and have been reading for bout 4 weeks now and have some questions. I have a 55 gallon going to be reef tank 60 lbs Fiji live rock 40 lbs Caribbean sand...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Hello all, I am new to saltwater. I have a nano tank of 10 gallons about 12/13 pounds of live rock, a little caleurpa. 3 turbo snails, 3 bumblebee snails, 2 tiny blue legged hermit crabs, 1 peppermint shrimp and 1 yellow watchman goby. My tank cycled for a month and all of the water seemed...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    I've just gone bare-bottom with my 58 gallon tank, and I was hoping for some recommendations about snail species. I have never seemed to keep snails alive for more than about 6 months, and i am now in need of getting a fresh clean-up crew. What do folks recommend? I've had pretty good success...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    Hello, I am considering changing some things around with my tanks and I was hoping for some opinions. I have a 55 gallon aquarium with a marineland filter, a seaclone 150, one of those pivoting powerheads and a big waterpump from menards for extra waterflow over the gravel. I use Ro/DI water and...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    :angry: I have been using this site for almost a year, even thought I don't post very often. I'm also apologizingg in advance for this long post/rant. However, I have had a hair algae problem now since late September that is driving me crazy! Even though I kept saltwater fish for 11 years with...
  14. Nano Reefs
    I am new to this website, but not new to nano's. I was just wondering if anyone new of a protien skimmer that could be run on a All-Glass 5 1/2? thanks.
  15. General Reef Discussion
    :help: Hello, I am wondering what an appropiate amount of snails for a 55 gal tank would be. Last week I added 7 bumblebee snails and 10 Astraea snails. Oterwise all I have As far as cleanup crew Is a brittle starfish, lg. coral banded shrimp, and a camel shrimp. I have about 1"of sand and...
  16. Nano Reefs
    I have a 5 gal nano at work, and I recently had a death in my immediate family, so I was out of work for a week and a few days. One of my coworkers fed my fish (1 damsel) and my pistol shrimp while I was away. When I came back, the tank was completely green, which was understandable, but I can't...
  17. Nano Reefs
    Are bumblebee snails predatory? If so, what is their prey? Thanks!
1-20 of 64 Results
Top