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Old 12-29-2011, 03:05 PM   #11
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Update: The amonia was high and the jellies have bounced back nicely! I found it odd myself that the tank setup said it did not need to cycle...it was a gift though and the jellies arrived along with the tank so I had to hope for the best. They are doing well for the moment, I'll keep a close eye on the levels for a bit. Thank you all for your advice, it was greatly appreciated!
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Old 12-30-2011, 04:39 AM   #12
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Good to hear they are doing better. Get some pictures if you can!
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Old 12-30-2011, 12:44 PM   #13
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You should complain and tell them the lack of cycling as suggested was killing your jellies!!!
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Old 12-30-2011, 01:03 PM   #14
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out of curiosity (iv never seen a pet jellyfish tank!) can u put a pic of them? xx
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Ok, so they were doing better...there is no amonia in the tank, ph is good, salinity is good and they are back to not doing very well at all. I dont know what else to try! Will be happy to post pics if they survive.
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What was the ammonia level when it was high?
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Old 12-30-2011, 10:52 PM   #17
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It was very high due to lack of cycling...its good now though
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Old 12-30-2011, 11:20 PM   #18
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If you need info on Jellyfish talk with a guy named Jim Stime of Aquarium Design in Thousand Oaks CA. I know he really knows his stuff and even sells his own line of Jellyfish tanks/setups.
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Old 12-31-2011, 04:39 PM   #19
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Latest update: Got home from work today and the jellies didn't make it...My tank is very empty and sad. But I'm going to empty it and start over (properly cycling it this time) and try again!
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Just checked out the link, very cool. From the video it appears they provide some live rock/gravel and add instant cycle stuff. You would still want to ensure the tank is cycled ahead of time which they don't tell you. All in all though it's a pretty sweet setup and definitely unique. I want one lol.
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