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Old 05-12-2015, 08:35 PM   #281
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Funny story, I get wildly irritated when I hear people refer to clown fish as "nemo fish". It's amphiprion ocellaris, goshdangit! (especially annoying when the fish they're calling a "nemo" is not even a true ocellaris)

Good to see this tank is still coming along Can't wait to see it all finished.
+1 haha. My 5 year old calls them "awesome-llaris" clown fish after years of reminding her that Nemo was just his name not his type.
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+1 haha. My 5 year old calls them "awesome-llaris" clown fish after years of reminding her that Nemo was just his name not his type.
+10,000. I correct every single person I hear call them a "nemo" no matter what age. "Awesome-llaris" is possibly the greatest thing I've ever heard though. If I heard a 5 year old say that I'd probably faint.
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Old 05-12-2015, 08:42 PM   #283
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+10,000. I correct every single person I hear call them a "nemo" no matter what age. "Awesome-llaris" is possibly the greatest thing I've ever heard though. If I heard a 5 year old say that I'd probably faint.

That's awesome. I might call it that now lol.


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+10,000. I correct every single person I hear call them a "nemo" no matter what age. "Awesome-llaris" is possibly the greatest thing I've ever heard though. If I heard a 5 year old say that I'd probably faint.
She's a smart one. Both my immediate LFS are women owned, and both say my daughter is their favorite customer haha. She is usually the first to notice something weird happening in our tanks (uhm, DAD! This looks funny!)
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She's a smart one. Both my immediate LFS are women owned, and both say my daughter is their favorite customer haha. She is usually the first to notice something weird happening in our tanks (uhm, DAD! This looks funny!)
Sounds like a budding future marine biologist!
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Sounds like a budding future marine biologist!
Definitely, maybe I will meet her someday. Marine biologist or ichthyologist is my dream job.
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Definitely, maybe I will meet her someday. Marine biologist or ichthyologist is my dream job.
Mine too. If you're not already at school for it check out the UMaine Orono program for it, it's fantastic. Especially if you're interested in aquaculture.
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Mine too. If you're not already at school for it check out the UMaine Orono program for it, it's fantastic. Especially if you're interested in aquaculture.
I've got some time before I will go to school for it, I mean I am just getting into high school so..... I've got a lot of time to prepare.
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I've got some time before I will go to school for it, I mean I am just getting into high school so..... I've got a lot of time to prepare.
Well, get good grades and when it comes time to check out colleges I can't recommend this school enough. It's where I go and I love it.
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Well, get good grades and when it comes time to check out colleges I can't recommend this school enough. It's where I go and I love it.
I looked it up and it looks Finntastic, the problem is that it is pretty far from Greensboro, NC.
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