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  1. Reef Fish
    I got my kole tang about 5 days ago, today i noticed he was getting a bit pale and not acting the way he use to act, hes not picking on the glass or rocks or swimming all over the place, hes not coming out of his cave. He never ate any of the foods i tryed to feed him frozen brine with and...
  2. Reef Fish
    On 1/19/12 i added a Coral beauty, all was great, then on 1/24/12 i added a Kole tang i thought that they were going to fight for a while but to my surprise as soon as i put the tang in the aquarium the coral beauty went to find him as if to pick at him but then immediately after that the Kole...
  3. Eau Claire Reef Club (ECRC)
    hey guys i was doing some maintance to my 75g and moving some rocks and noticed that my yellow eye tang's lips/mouth looks like it may be swollen and possibably have a sore on it, i cant really get a pic of it since its so shy and keeps dartin into hiding and i still cant find my camera cord...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hi guys and dolls my name is Imran from southafrica capetown i am been keeping reef tanks for 3 years now my tank consist of 1500mt wide from front to back 60cm and from top to bottom 70cm built in 15mm glass and sump in 10mm glass as well 1500x450x450 my equipment 250 bubble master skimmer by...
  5. Reef Fish
    Now while in selecting of which Anthias species I feel better for either 180 or 240 due to the fish maximum growth. And while listing these I began thinking that I will forget on the idea of either a dwarf or middle size growing angelfish due to tank space and also that most any angel I can...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    I'm thinking about getting a scopas tang, i'm curious what other have exsperienced with this type of tang? I've never seen it in person, none of my LFS have this type of tang so how nice looking are they. I want to know a little bit more about them before I order it. Thanks all...
  7. Reef Fish
    Current setup is 120 gal 2 X 250 MH, 260w PC. 55lbs live rock. Percula clown in BTA, yellow tang, coral beauty and lawnmower blenny. Also have a small but getting bigger quickly white Sebae Anemone (feeding every other day trying to bring him back to life). Fire shrimp over 50 blue hermits and...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    How about some ideas? Looking for something colorful but not too big. What I have: Fuzzy the dwarf Mom and pop maroons Foxy the foxface What I have been considering: Coral beauty Flame angel Some tang. I am really looking at powder blue or brown, or achilles. These I am wondering if I find one...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    i recently set up a 40 gallon tank about 3 months ago. Without even thinking i introduced ick into the tank by using a piece of live rock and filter media to spped up the cycle from my 10 gallon which had ick. i realized that i must have introdcued it to my new tank b/c my dwarf angel died...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    i just left the lfs and they had some small atlantic blue tangs, was wondering what your opinions on these fish are? easy to keep? and im i too full to have one? right now i have yellow tang sailfin tang red firefish purple firefish mystery wrasse LMB 2 pajama cardinals rainsfords goby...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    ok so ive been thinking about what kind of fish i could get that looks cool, isnt toooo expensive and would be somewhat benificial as an algae eater. the only thing that comes to mind is a yellow tang. i know i know i shouldnt do it, especially in a hexagon tank. but trying to rationalize it, if...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    WOW!!! http://www.liveaquaria.com/diversden/ItemDisplay.cfm?ddid=13259&siteid=20
  13. General Reef Discussion
    My tank is 5 months old now. I have = 2 perc clowns 1 Pacific Blue Tang 1 lawnmower blenny 1 coral beauty 1 cleaner shrimp 5 peppermint shrimp 15 hermit crabs 1 emerald crab 10 astria snails I've been trying to take it slow on adding fish. I would prefer to stick to hardier...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Okay since I really want this to have some corals and clams this is the new list. Let me know. Hated to nix the puffer but seemed the best thing to do. It wouldn't let me copy pics of the fish. Cuban Hogfish (Bodianus pulchellus) - Medium: 2½”-4” $68.99 $68.99 Fiji Bicolor Foxface...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    Finally getting my big tank. Getting the tank, sump, skimmer, mh canopy, the works. 90 gallons to be exact. So I was thinking for fish: black volitan, trigger, puffer, snowflake eel. It says these are reefsafe but no inverts. I will start with some small coral to check. Will some large...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    This tank belongs to a friend of mine, at this time he doesn't have internet but will be following this thread and looking for comments at my house. This is a 90 gallon tank he has had setup for some years, though pictures of it have never been posted. In fact, I am the only aquarist that has...
  17. Clams
    I have a Derassa I am trying to save for a friend. He has a yellow tang that was eating it's shell (or at least the slime coat), mantle, foot, and hinge. The problem is that the hinge is now totally gone, when you pick it up it is like you are holding 2 pennies, the sides move independent of...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Today I am receiving a yellow shole tang, my tank is only 1 month old, I have been meaning to setup a Q tank, so last night I painted the sides back and bottom of my old 29gallon that I cleaned out last week, I have some salt water that I mixed yesterday and have a powerhead in with it, question...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    well i waited until i noticed my 1 turbo couldnt handle the alage build up..............i am atarting to get green alage on my glass so i went to my LFS and got 3 more turbo snails................that brings my to 4 turbo snail...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    My Yellow Eye Tang Just Randomly died. I have had him for 3 wks and no problems what so ever. He was eating fine, swimming fine, breathing fine, the perfect happy tang. I was looking in my tank last night and didn't see him. My wife said she has just seen him one hour prior. I look harder and...
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