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Old 01-26-2014, 10:20 PM   #11
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I've seen that people do keep the smallest species of clownfish in a 5 gallon. What would be some good invert?
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I've seen that people do keep the smallest species of clownfish in a 5 gallon. What would be some good invert?
I've seen people do a lot of things to animals. Doesn't mean they're all right. That's included. Please don't put a clownfish in this tank. My female ocellaris is around 3.5". That's way to big for a 5. Stick to a goby. Plus a 5 gallon sw is hard enough without a
messy fish like a clown.
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Goby, goby, and gobies. Thats it mostly it haha you can try some of these fish if you like to.
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But thats it. NOTHING else. Inverts if you dont get the wrasse, but if you do, just coral and that ONE fish. Seriously. Try to stay away from the firefish, it is most likely going to jump out if not happy (with that size it probably won't be) Get lots of hiding places for your fish like rocks, live or regular. Caves and holes are perfect. Other than that, get a good secure lid, lighting, and some other sort of wave/current maker (if you are serious about a firefish). Good luck. PLEASE keep us updated
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What level of aquarium will the goby swim at?
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Old 01-26-2014, 10:33 PM   #15
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bottom dweller mostly
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They like to hide in caves and other places where you can't see them, as they are pretty shy the first month.
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Goby, goby, and gobies. Thats it mostly it haha you can try some of these fish if you like to.
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But thats it. NOTHING else. Inverts if you dont get the wrasse, but if you do, just coral and that ONE fish. Seriously. Try to stay away from the firefish, it is most likely going to jump out if not happy (with that size it probably won't be) Get lots of hiding places for your fish like rocks, live or regular. Caves and holes are perfect. Other than that, get a good secure lid, lighting, and some other sort of wave/current maker (if you are serious about a firefish). Good luck. PLEASE keep us updated
Globes are pretty hardy? I have gravel for my substrate.
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They tend to live in caves
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What would swim at the mid to upper level?
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Really no fish but a goby can go in that tank. If you want an open swimmer get a bigger tank.
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