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Old 08-23-2003, 10:59 PM   #1
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banner fish versus moorish idol

Which would be better for a reef tank having primarily easy, soft corals (mushrooms, polyps)? Also, I realize my tank is relatively small (56 gal) for either...are they both about the same size in eventual growth and need for swimming space?
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IMO, your tank is too small for either, and moorish idols tend to do very poorly in captivity.
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I would have to strongly agree with Kevin on this one. For me Morrish Idols are taboo. And Banner fish eat like pigs and grow like you wouldnt believe, trust me on that one I have a school in my tank.

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