I have a 55 Gallon Reef Tank, 9 months old.
2 Pajama Cardinals
1 Bi Colored Blenny
1 Kleins Butterfly
1 Porcelain Crab
1 Black Long Spike Sea Urchin
Green Bubble Tip Anemone
Various Snails and Corals
I just returned from being out of town to find a couple...
I am looking for some advice on feeding the yellow longnose butterfly fish. My tank has always been feeding on using the New life spectrum 1mm pellets and as always the fish are healthy and used to absolutely love it.
However recently I purchased a Yellow longnose butterfly despites...
DISCLAIMER: NEW MEMBER / NEW REEF HOBBYIST, so go easy lol
So, I have a quandary, as I have learnt, these are my tank details:
- 75g SW w/ Live Rock Fish & 1 Green Star Polyp
- 2 Hydor Powerheads @ 850gph
- 1 HOB 125g SeaClone Skimmmer (Crap I know, will be replaced)
- 1 HOB filterbox @ 450g...
Hi there. I have found a great LFS that often tells me not to buy something because it won't do well in my tank. Result - things are going well. But I have recently got some Aiptasia. I have treated it with Aiptasia Rx, but probably haven't got all of it. I wanted to get a Copperbanded Butterfly...
120 gallon with 55 gallon sump. Octopus skimmer, refugium with live rock, 120 pounds live sand, 120 pounds live rock, 2 300 watt submersible heaters, clearmax bags, sock. Fowlr set up, temp 78, amonia 0, nitrate 0, nitrite 0, ph 8.2
have blue leg hermits, white leg hermits, trochus snails, other...
The Nervous butterfly.
75 Gallon tank setup up for reef tank. 100lbs life rock. plus ocean sand. 54 watts HO lights 2 White, 2 Actinic.
I got a butterfly fish about 1 week ago from a local fish guy. Pulled from the water that day. At first it would hide for a couple of days. Then it came out...
The only "reef safe" butterfly I have found so far are the Yellow Pyramid Butterfly...any others?
Has anyone kept Pakistani butterflies? I know they eat stony corals...just wondering if anyone has had experience with them in a reef and gotten them to except other foods. :fish:
Hello, I have been recently researching different types of fish and trying to put together some sort of list to figure out what I order I would like to get my fish in, and what I think I should keep in the aquarium. Nothing is final and I'm not exactly decided just trying to get some of the "not...
Has anyone had any experience with masked butterfly fish? or know if they're reef safe or not? I would like to get a butterfly fish for my 120 gallon SPS tank, and I've heard butterfly fish are ok with sps...is this true? :fish:
So in my 55 gallon FOWLR, I am really looking forward too adding a butterfly. (Yes i know the upkeep:funny:) What would work the best in my tank? I really like the Yellow Long Nosed and Pearlscale. Any experiences? I have a HOB skimmer, fluval 305 canister, UV sterilizer, and 40 pounds of LR w/...
Hi everyone. It's been a while since I've been on here but I've got a 125 (6' long) reef tank set up for about 1 1/2 years now, I'm considering a butterfly fish. Now I know there are only a handful that are even sort of reef safe so I'm wondering what anyones experiences are with them in a...
I love the look of butterfly fish. Their colors are great and their spiky attributes are badass.
I've heard they can be quite aggressive and more of a challenge to keep. I don't have any corals and I check my water parameters about every other week..
I currently have a small true perc clown...
I have a 135g FOWLR tank. Would an Auriga Butterfly fish be compatible with the following that I already have:
Yellow Watchman Goby
Various snails and hermits
Thanks for the help.
Just wondering if any one has any experiance with these fish , thinking of setting up a fish only tank with one of these with a regal and porcupine puffer.
The tank will be 55 gallon ( I know to small for a regal , she came off a friend who won't put her back in his tank due to ich issues )...
Ok, As you guys may or may not know I have a HUGE aiptasia problem. Not the kind of problem like a "drinking problem" where I can't get enough of them, the other kind where I CAN'T GET RID OF THEM!!!! I have added about 15 peppermint shrimp to my tank and they are slowly taking care of the...