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Old 10-22-2013, 02:25 PM   #1
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Clown fish

So I had a pair of clown an one of them jumped out of the tank and committed suicide so now I have to get a new one, I was wondering how many clown fish can you have in an 80 gallon tank I wanted to add another pair of Australian black clown fish to the tank along with one more regular clown fish
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Old 10-22-2013, 02:29 PM   #2
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2 clowns per tank if they'll pair up. Try to find a smaller one in hopes they'll pair up.
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Old 10-22-2013, 03:59 PM   #3
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Agree with 2 per tank. Just keep in mind when you add a new one the smaller one will get the crap kicked out of him for a while.
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Old 10-22-2013, 05:08 PM   #4
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Yep, agree with the above two posters, one pair per tank or you could have a massacre on your hands.
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Old 10-22-2013, 05:13 PM   #5
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Same thing happened to me. To pair mine up again I had to get a fish that was much smaller than the current clown. Made the whole "this is my house" thing a lot easier
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Only other option is a school of clowns, maybe a dozen or more. This spreads the grief out. In the wild you almost never see just one pair of clowns, usually there will be a bunch of them in any one anemone.
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