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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, I am new to these forums. I have a 20 gallon FOWLR set up with 2 Ocellaris Clownfish, 1 Firefish Goby and an assortment of six red and blue legged hermit crabs. I am in the process of setting up an 88 gallon FOWLR tank that I have a Reef Octopus classic 300 skimmer on with an AquaClear...
  2. Reef Fish
    I have two firefish gobies, one is a Nemateleotris magnifica the other is a Nemateleotris decora. Originally my fear was that they wouldn't get along even though the owner of the LFS said that with the size of my tank they should be fine. To my surprise not only were they "fine" they were...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    We have two Firefish, one of them is being skittish and almost protective of the cavern where they sleep. both appear to be very healthy. We are curious to what the heck is going on. Only one of them is never outside of its cave for very long. Anyone have any ideas? :confused:
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hi there new to the site and the hobby. Still doing research on everything but was wondering if i could add a clown fish to my tank soon.I have a 20 gallon tank with a yellow tail and a chrome in it as of now.Not sure on how many fish i can add to my size tank.I would like to have the fish i...
  5. Nano Reefs
    Hi i'm new to the hobby.I have a 20 gallon tank and want to now how many fish i can add to it and what kind of fish will work well together.I now have a yellow tail and a chrome doing grate but would love to add a clown and a fire fish and maybe a dotty or something around that size lol. so let...
  6. Reef Fish
    so today i got a new firefish goby, i acclimated him using the drip technique. when i put him in he swam around for a couple of minutes then he darted under a piece of LR that made a little cave. so i turned off the lights and the powerheads so he could fully acclimate with minimal stress now...
  7. Fts

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    Fts
  8. General Reef Discussion
    I hate to ask so many questions but here i go again. Ok so strange thing happened. I was looking at my tank when i saw my purple firefish do something weird. He would go down to the sand and kinda do a shacky dance and stir the sand up, then he would wait for a second and back up so that his...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    I've had a recent disappearance of fish lately it started with a fire fish goby and a devil damsel fish i put these fish in my tank with my perula clown and coral banned shrimp and candy anemone and dont know where they ended up I found the corpse of the damsel in the spot where my shrimp always...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    So I have a 28 gallon tank and one of its inhabitants is a firefish goby. Yesterday my mother was at the store picking up some supplies and absolutely fell in love with this helfrichi goby. She wants me to purchase it but i'm hesitant because, well, its an expensive fish. I worried that the...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Ok so about two weeks ago I purchased a firefish goby. the first week he swam around the tank happy as can be. but about a week ago he stopped coming out of his hole. he pops his head out when i put food in, waits for a piece to float by, grabs it, and then retreats back into his tank. There...
  12. Firefish Goby

    Firefish Goby

  13. Eau Claire Reef Club (ECRC)
    does anyone have any of these? i seem to have an issue with mine... do they ever come out into the open or are they a pretty hidin fish? mine have been in the tank for a week now and they dont come out. i havent seen them the past 5 days.....thought they died....but when i went in there lookin...
  14. Eau Claire Reef Club (ECRC)
    i adopted 2 firefish gobies.......both around the 3in area....and both are real great lookin specimens and seem very healthy.....cant wait to get them into the 75g........
  15. Eau Claire Reef Club (ECRC)
    I am selling off my 125 gallon acryllic reef tank, cherry wood stand and canopy, all of the livestock, live rock, and all hardware. I am trying to sell it as a whole system but if I don't get any takers, I'll start parting it out. In fact, if it doesn't sell, I'd be willing to host the September...
  16. La Crosse Area Reef Keepers (LARK)
    I am selling off my 125 acryllic reef tank, cherry wood stand and canopy and all livestock, liverock and hardware. I have a detailed thread on the TCMAS site, which I have attached a link to save myself a ton of typing. I'm located in Eau Claire. You'll be able to scroll through the replies I...
  17. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    I just got home from a friends house and I noticed my imperator angel looked pale. At closer look, it looked like it was covered in a fine white powder, and so are the majority of my other fish! I havent added anything new at all to the tank. I dont think it is ich because ive seen that many...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Anyone have one of these before? I have not had a goby but this one has caught my eye...
  19. 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...
  20. Tank Specs
    well to start off I have a 55 gal. tank...50 lbs. fiji live rock (walt smith premium)...40 lbs. crushed coral substrate...zoo med power sweep 228 wavemaker fully rotating with oxygen exchange...pretty much basic heater and protein skimmer...260w 48" lighting system 2x65w 12000k Daylight PC and...
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