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Old 04-30-2011, 01:43 PM   #1
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how much water does a clown fish need

15 gallon to a fish, right.
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Old 04-30-2011, 01:46 PM   #2
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Saltwater Aquarium Fish for Marine Aquariums: Ocellaris Clownfish, Tank Bred

Minimum Tank Size: 20 gallons

Though I think I've read on here that some people have a single clownfish in a 10g.
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Clowns need 10g of water per clown so if u have two u need at least 20
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what kind of clown are we talking about? you can't put 2 maroons in a 20.
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No maroons need a 30g and of above and for two of them you need at least 60g
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maroon clowns get to about 5". you can't keep 2 of them in a 60.
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No the gold strip maroon gets about 4 inches and yeah u can , a 60 and a above
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According to Liveaquaria they get to 6" maximum.
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Old 04-30-2011, 08:15 PM   #9
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Idk about that maybe the wild ones I got my info from saltwaterfish.com and alot of my buddys say thy same thing so I'm not sure u could be right or I could be lol
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your wrong. i've seen them 5". even a single 5" fish is too big for a 60 gallon.
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