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Old 02-01-2012, 04:53 PM   #1401
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Hi sounds like the clown is swimming reasonably normally they are certainly unlike other fishes in how they swim! Good idea for the xenia like most things in the hobby you can ask a thousand questions but until you actually try it you will never know if it works or not
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Hi sounds like the clown is swimming reasonably normally they are certainly unlike other fishes in how they swim! Good idea for the xenia like most things in the hobby you can ask a thousand questions but until you actually try it you will never know if it works or not
Yea, clowns are a bit crazy haha! He loves to fight the flow.

Hopefully the xenia does better...i thoughtbit liked flow!!

Couldnt have said it any better!
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Hahahaha ya we made our list before we even thought about ever owning a sw tank! Lol, we had the whole thing planned out early! Haha look up hammer coral, and purple tipped forgspawn. Its better then an anenome
Got those noted! Supposed to be working at work but im on AA and looking up aquariums and accessories! Ahh the obsession begins
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Hahahah i go to the bathroom at school to check our thread... Yes im obsessed. Lol
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Got those noted! Supposed to be working at work but im on AA and looking up aquariums and accessories! Ahh the obsession begins
Oh do you want to see all my notes? They are intense....

Sw fish ideas

1 x Orange lined cardinal fish
1 x bangaii cardinal fish

2 x occerellis clown

1 x yellow watchman goby
1 x high fin red banded goby
1 x catalina goby
1 x pink bar goby

1 x tail spot blenny
1 x yellow head jawfish
1 x lawnmower blenny

1 x gramma

1 x firefish
1 x purple firefish
1 x Scissortail dartfish

1 x peppermint shrimp
2 x cleaner shrimp

10 x hermit crabs
10x snails

CORALS!

NOT SURE, INTERESTED IN:

Brain coral

GOOD LOW-LIGHTS:

Pulsing xenia
Feather duster
Candycanes
Zoas
Purple tipped frog spawn
Neon green polyps
Neon mushroom corals
Leather Corals
Torch coral
Duncan corals
Fox coral
Sun coral
Tree coral
Clove coral

PLACE UP HIGH:

Bubble coral
Hammer coral

Use the website: URL="https://sites.google.com/a/asira.org/www2/caresheets"]https://sites.google.com/a/asira.org/www2/caresheets[/URL][/QUOTE]


"IMO you will need to stick to easy softies like zoas/palys, leathers, mushrooms, etc.; and maybe some easy lps like euphyllia (torch, hammer, frogspawn) or caulastrea (candy cane, trumpet)".

URCHINS?

Pin cushion urchin?
Tuxedo urchin?

Salt water shopping list

Salt mix and ro water
Live rock! 30lbs
2nd filter, AC 70
2 hydor koralia evolution 550 p-heads
Refractometer
More base rock
Coral RX dip!!
Reef test kit

Reef saver rock at bulk reef supply!

Reefcleaners.com good deals!!!

Or reef rocks.net look into it, almost better^

Sw Stock List-actual

1 occerellis clownfish
1 yellow/black midas blenny
1 Orange stripe prawn goby
1 gramma
1 flasher wrasse
1 bangaii cardinal (if room-not definite)

2 cleaner shrimp
1 peppermint shrimp
1 micheals pistol shrimp
1 fire shrimp (eventually)
1 emerald crab
10 hermit crabs
10 snails

Ya....told you its alot lol
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Oh do you want to see all my notes? They are intense....

Sw fish ideas

1 x Orange lined cardinal fish
1 x bangaii cardinal fish

2 x occerellis clown

1 x yellow watchman goby
1 x high fin red banded goby
1 x catalina goby
1 x pink bar goby

1 x tail spot blenny
1 x yellow head jawfish
1 x lawnmower blenny

1 x gramma

1 x firefish
1 x purple firefish
1 x Scissortail dartfish

1 x peppermint shrimp
2 x cleaner shrimp

10 x hermit crabs
10x snails

CORALS!

NOT SURE, INTERESTED IN:

Brain coral

GOOD LOW-LIGHTS:

Pulsing xenia
Feather duster
Candycanes
Zoas
Purple tipped frog spawn
Neon green polyps
Neon mushroom corals
Leather Corals
Torch coral
Duncan corals
Fox coral
Sun coral
Tree coral
Clove coral

PLACE UP HIGH:

Bubble coral
Hammer coral

Use the website: URL="https://sites.google.com/a/asira.org/www2/caresheets"]https://sites.google.com/a/asira.org/www2/caresheets[/URL]
"IMO you will need to stick to easy softies like zoas/palys, leathers, mushrooms, etc.; and maybe some easy lps like euphyllia (torch, hammer, frogspawn) or caulastrea (candy cane, trumpet)".

URCHINS?

Pin cushion urchin?
Tuxedo urchin?

Salt water shopping list

Salt mix and ro water
Live rock! 30lbs
2nd filter, AC 70
2 hydor koralia evolution 550 p-heads
Refractometer
More base rock
Coral RX dip!!
Reef test kit

Reef saver rock at bulk reef supply!

Reefcleaners.com good deals!!!

Or reef rocks.net look into it, almost better^

Sw Stock List-actual

1 occerellis clownfish
1 yellow/black midas blenny
1 Orange stripe prawn goby
1 gramma
1 flasher wrasse
1 bangaii cardinal (if room-not definite)

2 cleaner shrimp
1 peppermint shrimp
1 micheals pistol shrimp
1 fire shrimp (eventually)
1 emerald crab
10 hermit crabs
10 snails

Ya....told you its alot lol[/QUOTE]

Holy cow! I'm sure mine will be just as intensive!
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Lol i bet it will!
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and there was me used to just go into the shop and buy what i liked the look of and still do But making a proper plan is alot better
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and there was me used to just go into the shop and buy what i liked the look of and still do But making a proper plan is alot better
Lol, Ya i like to plan
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Pics....Not bad for an iphone

Moved the PH again and the xenia loves it.
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