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Old 03-19-2006, 12:10 PM   #1
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Pearlscale Butterfly question

I saw a rather nice looking Pearlscale Butterfly at the LFS yesterday, but managed to resist the temptation of an impulse purchase.

I have a 37 gallon without any fish in it at the moment. It does have hermit crabs, cleaner shrimp, mushroom corals, star polyps, and a devil's hand leather though.

What I'd like to know is if the tank is too small for just this one fish. And secondly, will it eat my corals?

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I'd pass on the Pearlscale, sorry. They can up grow to 6 inches, and require more swimming room than your tank can offer. Not exactly reef safe either. Will likely munch down your polyps.

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