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Old 01-03-2014, 07:44 PM   #11
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I think so. Like most other hawkfish he perches most of the time, unless its feeding time then he's swimming right up front and center. lol Hawks are one of the best fish in my experience and opinion, such character for such a small creature. lol
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I would keep an eye on it. Hawkfish by nature are predators and will actively feed on invertebrates. Like any other species each fish is unique. Some will be model citizens while others will eagerly consume small invertebrate tank mates so it's a risk you'll need to take.
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I would keep an eye on it. Hawkfish by nature are predators and will actively feed on invertebrates. Like any other species each fish is unique. Some will be model citizens while others will eagerly consume small invertebrate tank mates so it's a risk you'll need to take.
Have you ever had one?
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I've never kept one but I was just saying that it pays to watch your invertebrates when you add a potential predator. I'm not doubting that hawkfish can't live with invertebrates.
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I've never kept one but I was just saying that it pays to watch your invertebrates when you add a potential predator. I'm not doubting that hawkfish can't live with invertebrates.
Oh ok, im just trying to find some more people who have had luck with them.
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I read a testimonial from liveaquaria about a falco hawkfish that attacked a goby. I believe that if you have lots of rock work, a hawkfish could be added to your tank with caution.
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I read a testimonial from liveaquaria about a falco hawkfish that attacked a goby. I believe that if you have lots of rock work, a hawkfish could be added to your tank with caution.
35lbs of rock, but i dont wanna take the chance. Thanks for the advice guys!
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