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  1. Seahorses & Pipefish
    How many of these can I put in a 90 gallon tank? http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/prod_display.cfm?c=15+40+1615&pcatid=1615 How about these? http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/prod_display.cfm?c=15+40+1404&pcatid=1404 And a completely out there question I would totally never do, what about...
  2. Skimmers & other filtration
    Here is a pretty specific question about getting a skimmer. First off, here is background info. Equipment A 16 gallon bowfront -Aquaclear 50 (Filled only with sponge and Rena Bio-chem stars) -MaxiJet 400 in powerhead setup -Via-Aqua 100w A 20 gallon -Aquaclear 50 (Filled only with sponge...
  3. Seahorses & Pipefish
    So I am going to be setting up a dwarf tank and wanted to know what tank I should get. I have looked at several on Petsmart and Petco, but they all have problems, mainly w/ filter being to strong or breaking. I was looking for a tank in the 1-3 gallon range so I can have a few pairs of ponies. I...
  4. Seahorses & Pipefish
    hello everyone, i just received a pair of dwarf seahorses yesterday and the male has a really round stomach i dont know if hes pregnant or if its suppose to be like that, my female is really skinny compared to him. can anyone tell me how to tell if he is pregnant.
  5. Seahorses & Pipefish
    I'm interested in starting one possibly a 10 with sps corals. Would that be ok for a sea horse? Also what type etc care information filter information etc
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone my name is julio and I am new to this hobby and just wanted to get some advice from the community. I am interested in starting a sea horse/pipefish tank. Was thinking of getting one janss pipefish, and a pair of kudas or erectus. My question is what would you guys recommend to start...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Well, I've avoided coming out here as of late. A couple of weeks ago we cleaned out the seahorse tank. I think we stirred up too much and over a few days we lost two of the babies. :cry: Just the other day I got up and found the last baby tail first in the overflow. She was gone already so I...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    I still have no clue how to use my camera but here are a few pics from today
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Here are some pictures I took of some of the inhabitants from each system in our house. I hope you enjoy them. :)
  10. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    http://edition.cnn.com/2008/TECH/science/06/13/pregnant.seadragon/index.html Rare male sea dragon pregnant Story Highlights Male sea horses, sea dragons and pipe fish carry eggs instead of the female Breeding of weedy sea dragons is rare because so little is known about their mating...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Good news for the Georgia Aquarium! http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080612/ap_on_fe_st/odd_pregnant_sea_dragon
  12. Front Page News
    Endangered sea dragon at Ga. aquarium pregnant Thursday, June 12, 2008 3:19:28 PM A weedy sea dragon at the Georgia Aquarium has something to celebrate this Father's Day. One of the rare creatures is pregnant for only the third time ever at a U.S. aquarium, aquarium officials said. But...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    While we were away on vacation in Myrtle Beach, we cruised some lfs and came across these 2. we always wanted a Coco worm but didn't want to shell out the 75-80 bucks everyone wanted so we were shocked to see these people only wanted $30 for this Coco and another $30 for this frogspawn. the...
  14. Nano Reefs
    I recently purchased an 8gal biocube to keep a small seahorse in. Right now I just have the tank and haven't purchased rocks or sand yet, so I still have the option of returning it and getting the 14 gal. tank. My plan for this tank was to keep 1 small seahorse (2-3 inch max size) and 1...
  15. Seahorses & Pipefish
    I have a few horses comming this week and am curious if my reef QT will do the the horses. Right now I use a 10G and just a air stone. Hypo SG @ 1.018-1.020ish I do plan to add some macro to. I usually keep the fish in for 3-5 days. then drip acclimate into the main tank. Is this setup...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    Good Morning TRT. Coffee is made. Eggs, grits, toast, bacon, sausage, waffles, pancakes, french toast, oatmeal, bran flakes/bananas are ready. I always celebrate (to an extreme) Memorial Day and Veterans Day as a veteran myself. Please take at least 5 minutes today to consider/honor the people...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Hi ho - I have a chili coral that seems to be the only unhappy resident in my tank. I put it in 3 weeks ago - it was small, but happy and opening at the LFS. I located it in a small grotto in my rocks to shield it from too much light and at first, it seemed happy - even opening for a few...
  18. Seahorses & Pipefish
    Ok I planned this tak about a year ago and ended up using it for just softies. anyhoo it's now becomming a seahorse/pipefish tank. Here is what I have already 35g RR corrner Hex 15g Rubbermaid sump ProClear 150 Skimmer (a lil overkill but I already had) 4" super fine sand. 2x 65w PC lighting...
  19. NIMAS(Northern Indiana Marine Aquarium Society)
    I'm going forward with the seahorse tank.... Aftertalking to the guys at Pruess last week I decided to go forward with seahorses. That was the origonal intent of the hex. It now has water and sand. I plan to put about 10lbs LR and 10 lbs Base rock, some macro and and a few softies, shrooms...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    Good Morning Everyone!
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