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Old 09-23-2005, 07:21 AM   #1
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Fish stocking

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A friend of mine is starting up a 58 gallon fowlr tank with no sump but a skimmer. He iswanting to get 1 small sailfin tang, 1 flame angel, 1 bannerfish and 1 false percula. Are these fish compatible and is that too much for the tank? He probably will upgrade the tank in a year or so. What you think.

Also what in your opinion is a good fish to get to eat up all the left over food on the sand and on the live rocks(scooter blennies, gobies or something)?
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Old 09-23-2005, 11:38 AM   #2
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No and yes. Skip the sail fin and bannerfish they are too big for a 58g. The angel is fine and a couple of clowns would be nice. Then maybe one other smaller-med fish. If they really want a tang a yellow would probably be fine, but not ideal if are going to upgrade.

As for a clean up crew recomend hermits and snails. Posiibly a shrimp or two. Definately not a scotter as they have special requirements and are not a cleaner fish as they may appear.

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