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Old 02-19-2013, 03:01 PM   #11
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how big of a tank do you need to keep enough pods for a mandarin?
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Old 02-19-2013, 03:34 PM   #12
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how big of a tank do you need to keep enough pods for a mandarin?
Believe 75 with a decent sump and lots of rock setup for about a year is the minimum recommended.
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Old 02-19-2013, 03:50 PM   #13
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Get a Midas blenny! Flame angel or some other type of dwarf would be sweet.
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Old 02-19-2013, 03:51 PM   #14
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Thats odd. Ive noticed on live aquaria it reccomends a minimum of a 30 gallon tank
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Don't believe everything you read. There's a good amount of copied and pasted misinformation on the big livestock sites.
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Have you thought about a goby for your tank? Maybe a pink spotted goby.
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Old 02-19-2013, 06:11 PM   #17
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I picked up a black clownfish and a haitian anenome for free as he had about 20 of them in his tank and said buy a fish get a nem for free! Acclaimating them both as we speak!
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My nem was in the tank for 5 mins and found his spot!
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