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Old 01-02-2013, 05:58 PM   #1
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Cleanup crew for a 56 gallon fowlr

Just started up my new 56 gallon tank with a clownfish that was tank raised and now I'm looking for a good cleanup crew. Any suggestions?
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Old 01-03-2013, 08:24 AM   #2
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hermit crabs are good start maybe, I also like emerald crabs, cleaner shrimps and nassirus snails or what ever they are called. the best way to go with a clean up crew is to build them up slowly as the fish increase as they should live off the left over from the fish so if you are only feeding one fish there wont be much for the clean up crew to clean up so maybe start with 3 or 4 hermits and go from there?
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what you are putting in the tank will make a difference too obviously for example if you are going for a big puffer no point risking expensive shrimps and crabs you should just go for cheaper hermit crabs
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