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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone, I'm new to the hobby and to this forum. I set up my 60 gal DT with 10 gal sump at the start of November with about 40 lbs of LR. It had been by buddy's tank before he upgraded, and he left about 1.5" of sand in the bottom with some water so I could get a jump on the bacteria. I...
  2. Reef Fish
    Hey everyone, I'm new to the hobby and to this forum. I set up my 60 gal DT with 10 gal sump at the start of November with about 40 lbs of LR. It had been by buddy's tank before he upgraded, and he left about 1.5" of sand in the bottom with some water so I could get a jump on the bacteria. I...
  3. Reef Fish
    Hello all, I recently got a great deal on what I believed was a Carpenters Flasher Wrasse from Petco. They had him on sale for $24 and with a coupon I had it brought it down to $14. I was familiar with the wrasse family and remember the name and the price just seemed to good to be true. So I...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, I'm in need of some advice. I have an 80 gallon frag tank (48x24x16) and am looking at adding a Fairy Wrasse. The other fish are 2 Oscellaris clowns, a Coral Beauty, a Falco Hawkfish, a Bicolor Blenny, a Royal Gramma and a Sleeper Goby. My concern is that he needs female companionship and I...
  5. Reef Fish
    my tank is 40 uk gallons, not sure how many USgallons that is but the dimensions are 36''x18''x15''. is this big enough for this fish, because i keep getting different info from different websites, from 40g recommended size to 80g so i'm not sure weather i could actually get one, what do you think ?
  6. General Reef Discussion
    i want the exquisite fairy wrasse from vanuatu anyone know where i can get one at, i am on waitin list at 2 pet stores and liveaquatics.com anyone know any other good sites or pet shops in phila pa
  7. Reef Fish
    Hi, so I recentally purchased a $60 redheaded solon fairy wrasse for my 29gal biocube reef tank. The lps guy said that they needed a big tank because they will jump out, but, he said that since the biocube's lid doesn't have anway for it to escape, that I could get it. Well, after it was...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    hey guys! been a while........HOWDY!. I adopted this pair of red fish and I have know idea of the name, any ideas?:arg:
  9. Reef Fish
    I just got a new whip fin fairy wrasse from liveaquaria: http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/prod_display.cfm?c=15+1378+1509&pcatid=1509 There are a few things that have me wondering if he is healthy: The coloration is much more dull and muted than the brightly colored pictures on...
  10. Reef Fish
    What Cirrhilabrus spp. is this?
  11. Reef Fish
    I Currently have a Lubbock's Fairy Wrasse + Malanaris Wrasse + Blue-Sided Fairy Wrasse, I Like 4 line/6 line wrasse, but I HAVE to get a MYSTERY! I have a 120 SPS, Does anyone think I would have a problems with my Lubbock's or a 6/4-line by adding a Mystery Wrasse? What about Adding a...
  12. Tank Specs
    Hi everyone. I'm a longtime reefer and very active on a local reefing forum, but this is my first post on this forum. A little about myself: I'm a recent graduate from Texas A&M Galveston and I received my Bachelor's of Science in Marine Biology. I have had an aquarium of some sort for most...
  13. Nano Reefs
    I recently purchased an 8gal biocube to keep a small seahorse in. Right now I just have the tank and haven't purchased rocks or sand yet, so I still have the option of returning it and getting the 14 gal. tank. My plan for this tank was to keep 1 small seahorse (2-3 inch max size) and 1...
  14. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    I want to add couple more REEF-SAFE fish. Looking for stunning color and is not tang. My hippo won't tolerate any new tang; that rules out powder blue - my favorite :angry: Tank is 125g. Current load: 2 clowns, hippo, yellow tang, scott wrasse, sailfin blenny, 4 anthias, diamond goby, mandarin...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    do fairy wrasses lose there coloration if they are not mated or have a female companion.:confused:
  16. General Reef Discussion
    So we want to add a new small fish to our 135 reef. Currently we have three clown fairy wrasses (1m&2f) (Cirrhilabrus solorensis), a f melanurus wrasse (Halichoeres melanurus), seven green chromis, a midas blenny, a blue spot jaw, 2 percs, 2 banggai cards, a yellow tang, and a blue jaw...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    just got a naso tang yesterday. got an awesome deal from the lfs by where i work. i had been looking for one and he just happened to be the right size so i bought him, acclimated him, and added him. hes not being noticeably picked on by anyone but hes still hiding in the caves of my tank, and...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    I am looking for a good centerpiece fish to put in a 120 gallon mixed reef/clam tank. Any suggestions?
  19. Reef Fish
    I currently have a 24 gallon Aquapod with the 150w HQI lighting (plan to upgrade to a 90-120 in <4mo). One of my favorite pieces is a Christmas tree worm rock that I have had for 6+ months and it just keeps looking better the longer I have it. I wanted to know what fish that I need to avoid so...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td>Im thinking this is going to be my "show piece" in my tank. Anyone have any experience with these? are they hard to keep? I read that they don't care for frozen foods? Anyone want to chime in on the do's and don't and any other info? I want...
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