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  1. Anemones
    Hello, I was given a banded tube anemone as a gift and fed it shrimp today. However, my greedy ocellaris clown fish tried steal its food and was stung by the anemone. I managed to free it within seconds but after about an hour his whole body is now cover with white spots. Is this ich and do I...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hello all, it's been a little while since my last post which was also regarding my algae. I put a lot of work into getting new equipment and everything and here I am 3 months later still with lots of algae... My tank is a CoralLife 29 gallon biocube. I have a FO tank (and a lot of algae) I...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    I'm currently in the process of starting a 55 gal FOWLR that I may eventually turn into a reef aquarium. I'm piecing things together a little at a time. So far I have the tank, stand, protein skimmer, heater, sand, 10 lbs base rock. I also of course have all the water testing stuff too. I plan...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    i recently got another maroon clown to make the one i had host a anemone they are now both in their own anemone and were both healthy for close to a week until one morning i noticed these white specs i thought it was ich or just bugs on them but they aren't really moving because i put in...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hi I'm looking for a small new coral and maybe 1 fish aquarium, I want something under or around 5 gallons I was looking at a jbj pictotope but I'm not sure anyone no of a better tank. It can't be something to expensive I'm on a low budget right now I just bought a brackish tank :dance:
  6. Anemones
    My anemones are all dying, corals as well. The anemones harden and the corals tentacles fall off. pls advise
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Hello, So I went to school this morning and everything looked great with my condy anemone and then I just came back and this is what he looked like. Some of the teniticles look all shriveled up and such. Please someone tell me what is going on and so forth.
  8. General Reef Discussion
    First I want to say just how much I love and appreciate this site!!! I restarted my saltwater tank after moving. It has been up and running now for about 14 months. I have only had one problem 3 months ago, a major fish and coral die off right after adding 2 new fish, LFS found no problems...
  9. SPS Coral Forum
    I have recently gotten a coral from a LFS, but he got it in a trade and has no idea what it is. it is a SPS coral, i know that much for sure. it has a reddish orange body, with neon green polyps, and bright pink growth tips. I will post a pic of it later tonight when i can get a hold of a decent...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Guys and Girls Been running my 400lts marine tank for three weeks now and have some real bad diatom witch was fully expected. Also have 46kg of Fiji rock in there and it's covered. PH 8.1, Temp 30 Nitrite 0.0ppm, Nitrate 1.5, Ammonia 0.0 Above readings have been the same for about 10 days...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    So I ran out of RO/DI water so I went to the store to get some distilled water. The salinity had gone up to about 1.027 so I topped it off. So I added some Instant Ocean water conditioner but I forgot to shake it and now all of my corals are closed up and it looks like they're dying...
  12. Palmetto Marine Aquarium Club
    Ok I got my Fuge set up and ordered some copods. Well I thought they came with a ball of Cheato but they did not. I need some cheato for them to put in my fuge. If anyone has any I can come get some today. Not interested in caulerpa algae. Thanks
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Okay my tank has had water in it for almost 2 1/2 months i was gonna wait on a cuc til when i came home but decided since i have a reliable caregiver while im on vacation i went ahead and got 4 astra*sp* snails, 4 narssis *sp* snails and 2 peppermint shrimp.this is in a 75g tank with 20g sump...
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