Will they get along in the same tank? As some may know from a previous thread, I may have unleashed the wrath of bubble algae into my tank and was thinking of getting ahead of it and unleashing the wrath of an emerald crab on any bubble algae that pops up. Will these two crabs live peacefully...
OK I have red bug in my main display .. I know interceptor will kill them and all your pods, crabs, herms and shrimp ... so here is my question.
will it harm a large cucumber and what about clams? ... any information would be great!
First off, as many of you know, this is my first aquarium. Since I started setting it up in January, I have been bitten pretty hard by the reef bug and I have grown very attached to my reef inhabitants. I am extremely cognizant of trying to make sure that they are living in a comfortable...
Has anyone ever seen green hair algae turn red like coraline algae ?? Same color. It looks pretty cool in my tank. But is it ok to leave ????\
I have been fighting an algae problem for a couple if weeks now, and I am getting ready to do a complete tear down of my tank to clean it up. With...
standerd 29 gallon tank
2 power heads
Coralife super skimmer 65g model
hang on filter filled with bio balls
40 pounds of live rock
40 pounds of live sand
Current 24" light 2x 65w sunpack actinics 1x 150w MH
7 head neon green trumpet coral
4" x 3" GSP
40+ polyp zoo rock
anyone know about this sand?
it doesnt say if its buffered or not for reef use
would this be ok to use in a reef tank? what would happen? would i get ph flux, low...
Ok my nitrates have been stuck around 20ppm for a bit now i did a 45% change the other day and brought it down to like 5. Now they are right back to 20. Also i havent seen my firefish all day(prob a little early to start worring) i tried putting some flake in today but still he didnt comeout.
Ok i love inverts more than fish, some people say i am crazy but i like the creepy crawly things in my tank. Right now i have some blue leg hermits, a serpent star, many Astraea snails, Feather duster, coral banded shrimp.
What other inverts would be good to add to my 72gallon reef?
I was told I need a bigger clean up crew, which I know I do. The LFS dude said I should get an emerald crab, or a sally light foot crab. I have been reading that when they get bigger they can get mean. Does anyone else have one and is that true. Should I stay away from them?
:banana: I have parted out my 75 over the weekend and set up a 24 Nano Cube, I have some equipment and a few corals left that I would like to trade for some things for the Nano, Here is what I am looking for::dance:
RBTA and small clown
High Fin Goby preferably paired with shrimp but not a...
HERE IS WHATS LEFT!!!!!
Pickup Only Please
Tank and Equipment:banana:
75 AGA RR and Stand 100.00 pending
Self Built Hood, (it fits but barely)
20 gallon sump 30.00 pending
2-MAG DRIVE 9.5 Pumps 45.00ea 1 pending
SCWD 30.00 pending
Protein Skimmer Rated at 125 gallons 60.00
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.
I posted about a week ago about my large lionfish and whitespots on him. Well he shed his skin and got rid of them, and they were gone all week. Well last night I noticied them on his tail and this mourning there all over him. I dont have a quarantine tank large enough for him and dont know what...
I know this may be a dumb question but Has anyone every heard of a sally light foot crab getting out of the tank? I have had three in a 55 gallon fowlr tank for over a year now. When I got them they were just babies and have grown pretty big over the last year, so I find it hard to believe one...
I have been doing freshwater since college (I am 30 now and a teacher), and this past year, I decided to go the saltwater route. I have started my reef tank this past summer and I was doing fine. Everything changed when I checked my pH one day and got nervous because it was low. I...
well I got my current usa satellite dual fixture yesterday awhich completed my 30g reef.
My setup is:
current usa satellite daul w/192w dual actinc dual daylight bulbs
jebo protein skimmer (either it is still breaking in or sucks)
aquaclear 30 pf
maxi-jet ph 160 gph
rio ph 120gph...
50gal hex saltwater tank w/stand/fish/liverock $450 obo
I have a 50 gallon saltwater hex tank on hex stand I'm looking to sell. It has 2 sets of power compacts,2 air pumps, protein skimmer, corris wrass, maroon clown fish w/host anenome,sally light foot crab,turbo snail, cleaner shrimp,another...
Hello, I have had a reef tank for about 1 & 1/2 years. and I am trying to find the cheapest and easiest way to control water quality. I have tried chemicals and was fairly sucessful, however they are quite spendy. I am a struggling college student who spends all his spare money on his reef tank...