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  1. Margaritaville
    There once was a little Royal Gramma named Chloe, who lived in a coral head with her Mom and Pop and older brother. It was mostly a happy family except the usual sibling rivalry, and a nuisance 6 Line Wrasse. Their neighbors were a mated pair of Ocellaris Clown Fish who had a strange...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Nothing amazing, and I'm sure many of you have seen this, but I thought I'd share yet another helpful trait of the cleaner shrimp. As soon as I clip some seaweed down in the tank he is all over it. Frantically ripping away as much as he can (I swear he is by far the best fed critter in my tank...
  3. Reef Fish
    Good evening, all. My son is restocking his FOWLR tank after much research and patience. These are the fish he is thinking/planning to get and would like advice on what order to put the fish in the tank. He has set it up with lots of live rock, caves, holes, etc. Flame Hawk Prawn Goby Black...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Does anyone else have trouble keeping grammas alive??? For being listed as one of the more "hardy" reef fish, they sure do give me trouble. I've lost 5 over the last 2 months. Its my youngest sons favorite fish, hence me trying 5 TIMES!! I acclimate them for atleast an hour, dim lights...
  5. Tank Specs
    first off Hi everyone Had my tank up and runing for about 5 months now figured id finally make an account and share it. setup: Corallife 94watt t5 w/ lunar leds 150watt ajustable heater (not sure of brand) ac 70 converted into refugium (4inch bed, chaeto, and live rock ruble) 2x korila 250...
  6. Reef Fish
    I have an extremely clean but somewhat sparse 100gal reef tank, my livestock so far is: 15 asst. hermits 10 periwinkle snails 40+ 0.5" to 1.5" feeder shrimp 3 striped damsels 1 Royal Gamma Basslet 1 False percula 20 or so random asst crabs and snails 1 Condi Anem I don't have much live rock...
  7. Tank Specs
    Livestock: 70lbs LR(approx), unknown polyp colony with multiple frags of it, yellow polyps, mean greens 5-10 polyps, blue ice 5-10 polyps, blood rain morphs 10-15 polyps, LTA, 2 firefish, yellow tang, mandarin dragonet, blue sapphire damsel, royal gamma, clownfish, 1 single red paly, couple...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, I'm just starting to set up my fist ever salt tank, rounding up equipment, should have a single overflow 100g glass tank sometime this week, it comes with a canister and a sump system. Bought a Prism skimmer last night, I know, I know, it was on sale for $30, couldn't pass it up :D. I'm...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    to add a piece or 2 or my live rock to the tank? it has been curing in a tub of sw for almost 2 weeks, with a 150g skimmer running constantly. i dont want to add it all at once, but was thinking maybe 1 piece every couple days. the levels in the tub are actually better than the ones in my...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    So, following the suicide of my orange diamond goby, i picked up 1 new fish today and ordered a few things online. The one i got today was nothing special, but i finally have a fish that catches the eye due to its large size. I picked up about a 5in long yellow tang today for 20 bucks. Then i...
  11. La Crosse Area Reef Keepers (LARK)
    I bought a spiny box puffer and within a day or so I noticed ick on him and it spread to all my other fish. Ive now lost the puffer a kole tang a royal gamma and a clown. I am wanting to sell everthing i the next 2 days before i change my mind again. I just dont have the time for a tank anymore...
  12. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    I bought a spiny box puffer and within a day or so I noticed ick on him and it spread to all my other fish. Ive now lost the puffer a kole tang a royal gamma and a clown. I am wanting to sell everthing i the next 2 days before i change my mind again. I just dont have the time for a tank anymore...
  13. MARS - Madison Area Reef Society
    I bought a spiny box puffer and within a day or so I noticed ick on him and it spread to all my other fish. Ive now lost the puffer a kole tang a royal gamma and a clown. I am wanting to sell everthing i the next 2 days before i change my mind again. I just dont have the time for a tank anymore...
  14. Eau Claire Reef Club (ECRC)
    I bought a spiny box puffer and within a day or so I noticed ick on him and it spread to all my other fish. Ive now lost the puffer a kole tang a royal gamma and a clown. I am wanting to sell everthing i the next 2 days before i change my mind again. I just dont have the time for a tank anymore...
  15. Wisconsin Reef Society
    I bought a spiny box puffer and within a day or so I noticed ick on him and it spread to all my other fish. Ive now lost the puffer a kole tang a royal gamma and a clown. I am wanting to sell everthing i the next 2 days before i change my mind again. I just dont have the time for a tank anymore...
  16. TCMAS
    I bought a spiny box puffer and within a day or so I noticed ick on him and it spread to all my other fish. Ive now lost the puffer a kole tang a royal gamma and a clown. I am wanting to sell everthing i the next 2 days before i change my mind again. I just dont have the time for a tank anymore...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, i've had an off and on problem with nitrates, the tank came with a fine dust of well, crap I guess, from the former owner feeding only one fish and with the bristle worms i'm thinking of pulling all sand and replacing it or cleaning it if that's possible I have a 55 gallon, and am worried...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    I'm wondering if there's a minimum size for a QT tank. . I don't have a lot of room with my current living arrangements yeah, something I should've put up months ago, but was lucky, until this week. . lost my firefish and my royal gamma basslet in two days :P
  19. Reef Fish
    Hello everybody, I have a 150 gallon reef tank that has been setup 2-3 months. Recently fish have started to disappear. First a couple chromis disappeared. A few weeks later we got 2 clownfish and a royal gamma. First one of the clowns vanished, a couple days later the other one was suddenly...
  20. Reef Fish
    I broke down and picked up two new fishies, a royal gamma basslet & a tiny little hawk fish, I am in love, they're soo **** cute, tho I haven't seen the basslet eat. Tried pellets, flakes, and now goign to drop a 'gumball' of shrimp in.
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