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Old 03-30-2004, 12:55 PM   #11
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Only 2 fish so far :

Maroon Clown - Eric (From "That 70's Show" - son of Red, get it ? Reaching I know )
Kole Tang - Holmes (As in Sherlock Holmes due to the magnifying glass circle around the eye )

Both our cleaner shrimp are called Russkie

I have also named one of my Astraea snails "Don King" as he has a fuzzy growth of algae standing on top of his shell

60G Freshwater - not planted
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Old 03-30-2004, 01:12 PM   #12
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Hahaha, I like the Don King one. That's hysterical!

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Female lyretail anthias, eyelash blenny, tomato clown, saddleback clown, firefish goby, 2 sand-sifting stars
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Old 03-30-2004, 02:33 PM   #13
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Yellow Tang - Pootie tang
2 percs - frisbee and boomerang (they have different swimming patterns)
lettuce nudibranch- Mr. Nudibranch (he likes the proper prefix)
Cleaner shrimp - Carl (after a jr. high custodian)
fire red shrimp - i'm trying to decide between Commie and Ruddy
chromis - Blinky, Pinky, Inky, and Clyde

If consequence dictate my course of action, then it doesn't matter what's right, it's only wrong if you get caught.....
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Old 03-30-2004, 10:41 PM   #14
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i name them all "fish". However, my wife likes to come up eith names:
Yellow tang: Flash
Purple Tang: Prince
Coral Beauty: Beauty
Flame Angel: Tiger Lily
Choc. Chip startfish: Chip
copperband butterfly: Coop
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Old 03-30-2004, 11:00 PM   #15
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Bicolor Blenny-Blennie Hill
Kole Tang-Rainbow(because he can change colors)
royal gramma-Gramma
Tomato clowns-Bob and Cindy
yellow tang-bright
2 golden head sleeper gobies-salvador gravano and sammy da bull
yellow tailed damsel-gladiator

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Old 03-30-2004, 11:12 PM   #16
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it's weird, there are several topics that I have started, didn't get much of a response, then the same topic shows up later on, by someone else, and everyone participates... oh well... I'd think this would be a good general discussion topic, or lounge, unless you salties want to keep to yourself...?
So far I have never named a pet, part of it is because all the pets I've owned wouldn't be able to know there name if I said it a million times to them, and I also don't like attaching myself tooo much to them. I find when I name them I get to attached, then eventually they die... I know.., part of life... I came close to naming a toad I had because it was really cool. I could get it to eat out of my hand... then it died before I could name it... I have too many guppies, I'm sure not going to name them... I suppose if I ever get a pet that really gets close to my heart, then I might name it... Maybe once I setup my 55, after I move, I will find that perfect pet... maybe it will be one of my snakes....... eh, who knows...
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Old 03-31-2004, 01:21 AM   #17
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I haven't come up with very creative names for my fish like a lot of you people.So far i've got:
Foxface - Yellow guy
Saddle back clown - Brown guy
Pair of Percula Clowns - The Clown bros
And I haven't named any of my inverts except one snail who is always on its back. So i've named it Surrey. Which is kind of an inside joke that people from The Lower Mainland will get.
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Old 03-31-2004, 01:36 AM   #18
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diadema dottyback is Kobe, crimson and creme(maroon)clownfish is Boomer, his mate will be Sooner, my cleaner shrimp is Rico Suave, and haven't found a good name for my pacific blue, Dotty just seems overplayed
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Old 03-31-2004, 02:47 AM   #19
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I ask for advice from my wife for names so if you like the name, it was my wife, if you think it is stupid, it was my choice.

2 ocalleris clowns- Aragon and unnamed (Arwen passed over the river)
2 dominoe damsels- Urlacher and Favre (the exception is that the stupid named one was my wife's idea (Favre))
1 yellow tailed damsel- Newman (#12) (Kenseth found the checkered flag)
1 electric blue damsel- Yzerman
1 cleaner shrimp- Gimli (a shrimp)
1 fire shrimp- Fuego
1 blue-legged hermit- Azul
1 emerald crab- Verde
1 large and ugly turbo snail- Smiegel (and when its being stupid- Golum)
1 margarita snail- Margarita (Daquiri was a red-footed snail that bottomed out)

I have 1 unnamed bta, cleaner shrimp and 3 peppermint shrimp and bunch of other snails.
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Old 03-31-2004, 07:38 AM   #20
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all the animals in this house tend to change names just happens some how:
dog started out bear renamed trouble (she was!!!) finally settled on twiggy she now responds to any one of the three names or just call her twiggy trouble bear

the kole tang started out rainbow then was the king now his name is elvis goes back to the king thing
the bi-color blenny has always stayed cute face
was going to have 2 tomato clowns to be named roma and beefsteak but now we have 2 pink skunks on hold at fish store to be named pinkie and stinky daughter and hubby are in a debate as to which will be which
fire shrimp was flame now is phoenix
2 cleaner shrimp frick and frag when they are behaving jeckle and hyde when they are not and the mandarin hunter

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