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  1. General Reef Discussion
    hi All, Got a slight problem - I've recently started feeding my LPS corals mysis shrimp. However, the problem is, whenever I target feed them my fireshrimp comes along and eats everything right out of their mouth (literally). Any tips on how to stop this?
  2. General Reef Discussion
    This thought emerged after I saw my mushroom digest an extract of reef roids ... and I would like to know more ... In general, how can you tell if your corals is digesting on what you've given them? i.e. I can tell for Goni, if each individual polyp is closing once target fed, means they are...
  3. Seahorses & Pipefish
    My Seahorses before I had them had only ever been feed on frozen brine shrimp. If I feed them this I will see them eat, however I am wanting to take them off brine shrimp onto Mysis being better for them, but they don't seem to be eating the Mysis shrimp, I never see them take it. Any...
  4. Reefing Equipment
    How effective is this Julian's Thing Sprung to feed corals? How many of you guys uses this thing? What is your thought? Does this thing need a replacement every now and then i.e. the tips? or is it just like Refractometer, buy once, treat it right and you don't have to ever need to replace...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I picked up a package of these mysis today at the LFS and was wondering if anybody else has used them.Min. protein 69.5%,Min. crude fat 8.35% and Min crude fiber 2.75%.VS. Hikari mysis,Min protein 10.5%,Min crude fat 1.0%, and Min. crude fiber 2.0%
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone, (first post) love the forum. I just had a quick question regarding the temperature of frozen food. I work 2 days on 2 days off so while I'm standing duty I have my girl friend feeding my fish. I prepare 2 cubes (hikari mysis and a spirulina brine mix) in a Pyrex with tank water. I...
  7. Crustaceans
    Hello. Does anybody have any success with growing mysis shrimp in their refugium, or maybe in the main tank ? Thanks !
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys I have a 55 gallon tank it's a FOWLR right now, I have a thread fun butterfly a white sand sifting goby 3 green Chromis and a long nose hawkfish I'm having a problem feeding the hawk fish because it only eats frozen mysis shrimp that I put in. All the other fish eat flakes and stuff but...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    So I got this fish 5 days ago. I fed the tank the day after and the leaf fish ate one live and one dead gut loaded (with cyclopleeze) ghost shrimp. I have tried to feed him ghost shrimp every night now but he doesn't even know they are there. Sometimes they will just sit on him and he doesn't...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    I would like to know how you guys rinse/store your frozen food. Basically I find it very tedious to strain my frozen food before I feed to get out all the excess junk in the frozen food. Doing this 2 or 3 times a day is time consuming compared to simple flake food. I may be making it harder...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Hey all, I acquired the final fish of my 350 gallon system last Wednesday, a gorgeous Achilles Tang. This fish was acquired healthy and active. Reared in a tank with several other tangs, the Achilles specimen I have co-exists peacefully with 4 other tangs, all of different Genera. There is a...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    I was looking to get cultures of mysis and gammarus shrimp for my 30 nano. ANyone know a good plac to get them on the cheap? I looked at any other ideas?
  13. General Reef Discussion
    All food is frozen These are the inhabitants I have -sailfin tang -kole tang -5 pajama cardnials -2 firebelly gobies -3 truncate anthias -sepent star -skunk shrimp -various crabs/snails Before I got the anthias on Monday I was feeding a mixture of mysis shrimp and brine shimp plus. When I...
  14. Palmetto Marine Aquarium Club
    I need to go get the stuff this week for blender mush. I will buy it fresh and then have to freeze it here at my house till the night of the meeting. I need to know what you all want in it. I am going to buy some dry phyto and Cyclopeeze for the mix (a couple bars should be enough for everyone)...
  15. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Ok, I found some more unknown stuff. I'm guessing this first thing is a "flatworm" but I am not sure. Also I think the other thing is a baby shrimp, but is he a peppermint, because that is all I have in the tank that I know of? Any help is greatly appreciated, thank-you. Joe
  16. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    I noticed today that my juv. Imperator angel has holes on its face, 2 right be the mouth on either side, and a bunch of little ones between the eyes. My yellow tang also has mild HLLE, but that was like a month ago and hasnt worsened. I read that it is probably one of 3 things....bad water...
  17. Skimmers & other filtration
    Should the foam head die down in my skimmer when I feed or blow the rocks off???? If it shouldn't, what is the cause??? I'm so flippin confused.
  18. Tank Specs
    Hello, everyone! I'm new here and didn't see a newcomer's thread so I'll use this to introduce myself and my tank. I'm Barb, and my tank had LR put in on April 21, 2008. It's already loaded with corals. I've found I have no patience whatsoever, but I'm working on that! I live in Ohio, have four...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    hey, we just got our fish this week and are feeding with our first batch of frozen brine shrimp, do we thaw at the piece we cut out or just throw it in there whole?
  20. Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society
    Anyone tried or use there food ? I've been using it for about 2 months now and my fish and corals love it. Just wondering if anyone else uses it?
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