Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 02-05-2011, 04:01 PM   #11
Aquarium Advice Addict
mr_X's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Fairless Hills, Pa.
Posts: 17,895
Send a message via MSN to mr_X
i have heard of putting a picture of a clownfish at the glass near where the 'nem is might work too, or a mirror...

mr_X is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2011, 12:12 AM   #12
Aquarium Advice Freak
SAAVE853's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Miami Beach, FL
Posts: 275
Originally Posted by mr_X View Post
i have heard of putting a picture of a clownfish at the glass near where the 'nem is might work too, or a mirror...
Sounds interesting might try this!

Live & Let Live!
SAAVE853 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2011, 09:48 AM   #13
Aquarium Advice Newbie
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: camp lake, wisconsin
Posts: 5
Send a message via Yahoo to bourbondrinkin
Clown fish and anemones is what I've been doing for years. First off, almost all and any species of clownfish will get along and thrive when added to a new tank together. With clowns after a couple of weeks, one will become female and the female is the boss. They kind of work like wolves, a pack mentality kind of thing, the largest female being the alpha, all the other clowns, males, having their place in the pack according to size and type of clown. In my experience, maroons are absolutely the most agressive and are almost always the female. Tomatoes and cinnamons are next. Clarkii, saddleback, orange skunk, and sebaes are kind of neutral with slight tendencies either way. Pink skunk, ocellaris, and percales are tame. As far as hosting, any clown might host in any anemone and any clown may never host in any anemone. It's an individual thing with each and every clown. Your chances of a false perc hosting a sebae is pretty good except that the maroons presence may prevent that. Maroons hosting sebaes are not very common, but it may happen. The two clowns will not host together and more than likely, the maroon become female and run the tank. If you decide to get another anemone, try some type of long tentacle or a carpet anemone. I hope I gave you some good info about clowns and hosting!
bourbondrinkin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2011, 11:34 AM   #14
Aquarium Advice Activist
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Meridian,MS
Posts: 193
Thanks for the advice I'm thinking ok trying a few of the things I read.

MississippiFishGuy is offline   Reply With Quote

anemone, clown, clownfish

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Clownfish and anemone... sdergar Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 4 10-11-2010 01:10 PM
Could my anemone have eaten my clownfish? stu Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral 8 07-18-2009 10:24 PM
clownfish & Anemone Help ozzyleeds Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 6 10-27-2007 03:55 PM
which anemone for caramel clownfish? ThAtGuY11 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 8 10-19-2007 08:56 AM
Percula Clownfish and Anemone. gozetec02 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 3 11-30-2004 12:29 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:06 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.