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Old 10-31-2012, 01:22 AM   #1
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An I still have a firefish if I go with a rimless tank?what other restrictions are there?
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Old 10-31-2012, 01:41 AM   #2
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There is a possibility that it could jump out so you're taking a risk. You could always make a DIY net cover over it.
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Any other jumpers I can't have.i would like a flme angel...
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Old 10-31-2012, 01:53 AM   #4
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Stocking list

Flame angel
Firefish
Clownfish
Neon goby
Watchmen goby

Inverts and Cuc

Cleaner shrimp
Hermit crabs
Pencil uncin
Snails
etc...
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Tank is 38 gallons
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I think it's generally just the dartfish and wrasses that jump. The rest should be fine.
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Does the tank sound over stocked?
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Old 10-31-2012, 02:06 AM   #8
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Not at all. I wouldn't recommend adding any more fish, but some small inverts are fine. You could add a pistol shrimp if you wanted and it will most likely pair with your watchman goby which is an awesome relationship to watch. IMO I love purple firefish more than the red ones.
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An I still have a firefish if I go with a rimless tank?what other restrictions are there?
Ive heard a lot of people say that firefish jump but ive never seen any of mine jump. Theyll keep a burrow or hole nearby to dart in when they get scared. They never dart upwards. I have one in two different tanks and they dart into their hide outs when they see movement.
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That is the same with mine. It will be in the middle of my tank and when frightened go to it's burrow on the side. I have a screen top anyway just in case.
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