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Old 06-25-2006, 09:16 PM   #1
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Clownfish attacking tank mate HELP

I initially put two clownfish in my tank. Things were fine for several months. Then the lager clown jumped into my overflow and stayed there for a month or so. I eventually found him and put him back in the main part of the tank a week or so ago. It seem that over the last couple of days he has become very aggressive and today when I just feed them him didn't want to let the other clown eat and was nipping at his fins. What should I do.


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Alot of times if you have aggression cut the lights out for a while.

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Old 06-27-2006, 10:54 AM   #3
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What type of clowns? Are they the same type? Maybe rearrange the rocks.
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