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  1. General Reef Discussion
    I was looking at my tank when I noticed one of my scarlet hermits had something on his shell I looked closer and noticed it was a asterina starfish. I thought that was so funny :rotflmao: that I had to share the pictures with all of you.
  2. Crustaceans
    Has any one experienced a scarlet crab eating their star polyps? Here's my story... I have what was a beautiful, full, long-tenticled metallic green star polyp that open very nicely for about a month. Then it went into hiding. I tried everything I could think of to get it to open again- even...
  3. Tank Stuff

    flower leather
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Since no one posts on my build thread anymore I thought I would start a new thread for my question. My tank currently looks like this.... My question is, At what point should I add a small clean up crew? I have diatoms everwhere. Can I add a small clean up crew? Will it be safe to add a clean...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Ok most people are on here talking about not having enouph pods. I gotta be different. this is my 2nd pod explosion in 3 months I have so many pods that at night in some places you cant see the sand. the pods are out 24/7 even in the daylight right now they are crawling all over the place. right...
  6. nano build off 2008
    Well my plans got changed and we used the 50 gallon for our breaded dragon. Then my wife said "why don't we just get a nano tank" :blob: :thumbup:. So I figured we might as well enter the contest too, just for fun................ wonder if whiskey will still be willing to help me out. Since I'm...
  7. Reef Fish
    I heard from the grape vine that my LFS recieved a huge shipment. So I went to check them out I got a foxface from them They labeled it a FIJI but i dont think it is yet half of the fish is one color the other half is another But not like the typical fiji the front half or 3/4 is like a metalic...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Hello again. I have missing fish. As of right now, five out of eight fish are missing. The fifth (a firefish) disappeared as of yesterday morning. He was spotted hiding out amongst my LR in the morning, and by the afternoon he was out of sight. The four other fish were missing as of a week...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Ok so heres my story. I have a 75gal tank that has been running for 4 months now and still no fish. I have been battling hair algae,cyano,and black spots in the sand(yes I know thats toxic).......Anyways I got a new stand so that I can fit my sump under it and I was wondering if it would just be...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    I am battling cyano and I was doing my daily removal of bad patches of sand. I took my hand out and smelled something funny. I smelled my hand and:bigeek:,the smell was terrible. It smelled like rotten eggs. Is this normal?
  11. Tank Specs
    I just traded building a deck for a new reef tank. I got a all glass 90 gallon reef ready tank and stand. A t-5 8 bulb with moon lights. A ecosytem filter.
  12. Tank Specs
    My first reef tank Updated specs. 75 gal aquarium 4x64watt pc actinics 2x250watt MH 12 moonlight led's coralife superskimmer 90gal 1 powerhead 600 gph 1 powerhead 1200 gph 1 300watt submersible heater 80 lbs of LR 40 lbs of LS LIVESTOCK: 1 regal tang 1 achilles tang 1 cleaner shrimp 2...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Hey all, In my 24g biocube, I just installed my cleaning crew about 7 days ago. They rocked the party! I went from a near terrible hair algae outburst to a clean tank in 7 days! However, about 3 days ago and again last night, I found a scarlet hermit crab carcass. I had a mix of about 14 blue...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Hi everyone :) I am new to the hobby and I'm loving every second of it. I have a 12gal nano I got as a birthday present and have had it for 3 weeks! It is by Cube Masters... Anyway, I have everything setup with following so far: - 7lbs live rock - I can't remember the sand part :) - I get...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    hey gang, We got some things on the back burner and need some help... I am calling you all out! we need pictures of you FISH soooooo lets see what you have in your tank!
  16. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 65 gallon (36x18x24) FOWLR right now. The fish I currently have 3 neon gobies, 1 watchman goby, 1 bicolor blenny and 1 royal gramma. I also have 3 peppermint shrimp, many blue leg & scarlet hermit crabs and an assortment of snails. I have a fair amount of macro algae growing and was...
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