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Old 06-14-2009, 03:05 PM   #21
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When you say "except for the Sailfins" is this because of their size?

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Old 06-15-2009, 09:36 PM   #22
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Yes, they get fairly large and most standard 125g's don't facilitate their swimming movements well due to the width. If you HAD to purchase a sailfin, the Zebrasoma desjardinii can hold its own better than Z. veliferum. Just my opinion.

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Old 06-23-2009, 12:17 AM   #23
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i had the same problem with my powder blue but all i did was cut the lights and cover the tank with dark sheets for 24 hrs. and every time the powder blue was ok after that and if you want a reall nice tang i have been looking in to a sohal tang but best of luck to u

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