Ok, here's what I'm working with currently:
30 gallon tank
K2 Viper MH w/ 150watt 14k
Red Sea HOB skimmer
recently added yet another HOB skimmer, courtesy of Bono (hey, 2 is better than one right?)
~25-30lbs of LR (now somewhat covered with green hair)
visitherm stealth heater
Well, I finally bit the bullett and started my first saltwater tank two months ago. Since that time I have read countless websites and several books about the hobby just to get a general feel for general maintenance and upkeep. Here's a list of what I have along with the general maintenance I am...
and I tried and tried again to get better pics, but these 2 wont stay still! .. anyhow, here they are, my new babies Amphiprion latezonatus otherwise known as the blue lip anemone fish, or wide band clowns. They are just babies still, so I get to watch them change into adulthood :) they are the...
Well after this last week 2 more dead fish and probably 2 more by the time I get home from work tonight I think I'm giving up.
I've only had my tank set up since Feb but I don't think I can take any more heartbreak. I've had freshwater fish for 30 years and currently have a 180 gal rift lake...
Alright now I know they are typically not considered safe by any means but does anyone have or has had any success with boxfish in a reef tank? I really enjoy these fish and would like to put them in my reef tank that I am building.
My bristleworm population is getting out of control... I don't feel that I overfeed..so I'm not sure why there are so many.
I have a six line..but I think he only gets small ones...and at nite I am starting to see some pretty long ones...4-5 inches.
I know a coral banded shrimp might eat...
Show off your clownfish here!!! Just tell us what species it is. :D
This is my new little baby, he is a gold striped maroon, but he's so little that his gold hasn't come in yet. He hosts in the feather duster!!! :doh:
Well, things out of my control, i need to take a temporary break from Reefing, i just dont have the time to maintain my tank, and algae has taken it's course, and I'm tired of maintence, so I'm selling it all
Gold Striped Maroon clown Pair-$40
Bicolor Psuedo Chromis-10$
Im am dogsitting for the night and needed to watch my tank while im gone, at least part of it:dance: . Take a look at the funi reef, lights out at 11:15est. thats a bubble coral on the left, branching hammer on the right (hes a little pissed right now, got knocked over during the night) and a...
Wow. Lot's of new things this week.
Fox Face Lo's Small & Mediums
Green Striped Mushroom Rocks
Hairy Mushroom Rocks
Crocea Ultra Clams (Must See to believe) (All Sold Out)
Mated Pair of Gold Striped Maroon Clowns (Small) (SOLD)
Green zoanthid colony
Orange zoanthid colony...
woopy indeed! it's still tuesday for this little fishy :rolleyes:
Have a happy hump day everyone! For those not on 3rd shift and those not working weekends, it's the middle of the week! :blob:
Why is it just rearranging your tank somehow makes it new again? It has renewed my interest in...
:bigeek: you guys this is WILD!!!
I was looking at Tigger and noticed how colorful he had gotten; his sides had lightened way up, and then I saw his pouch, it was very puffy and OPEN! He must have been puffing it up to show Lucy how masculine he was?
"look hunny! I am a man! I can carry...
Tank Setup for sale!, I will be posting a list of all items and pics of everything in it. I would very much like to sell as whole setup, so if you know anyone interested please let me know. This system is 3 years old and well established.
Well today is a day of trying to collect out of the tank and place into little bowl to rear the babies. Make me get behind once again in everything else. I have a few out so far and am waiting till later to get the rest out, Have been reading and working to get things right this time. I am...
I have read so many mixed reviews on the Green Madarin Dragonets that I wanted to ask all of your opinions and experiences with them.
To me, this is the "must have" fish. This is the first satlwater fish I ever noticed and I have wanted to have one ever since.
I have read that even in large...