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Old 08-19-2011, 08:04 PM   #11
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I had two pairs of orange and b&w's in my 125g. they all lived happily for abotu 2 months, sleeping and playing togehter. then one day it all went to heck in a handbasket. i had to remove the orange ones and luckily I have enough tanks so it worked out ok. But I would for sure watch them carefully, it could be a ticking time bomb. In a matter of hours they had almost killed my b&w's.

just talking form direct experience.

Good luck

And as stayed above the number of fish depends on the fish. I would keep an eye on the tang too, blue tangs need a 6 foot tank as they really really like to swim and are easily stressed out and can get sick. Just more food for thought.
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:23 PM   #12
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@slither no it doesn't look crowded at all I actually did a tank calculation I found on a website but I just wanted to see some advice from a person who may have been in the same situation.
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:24 PM   #13
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@Carey thanks will do I may have to trade in the tank for store credit but I really like it he swims around pretty fine but as u stated it could just b a matter of time
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:28 PM   #14
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Here is my 75g tank stocking list for references.

A pair of maroon clowns
Yellow tang
Blue hippo tang(he will definitely go when he gets bigger though)
Kole tang
Chromis
Snowflake eel.

The tank definitely does not look overcrowded because most of the fish are below 4" except the eel lol
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:28 PM   #15
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:29 PM   #16
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:29 PM   #17
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@slither do u have pics
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Old 08-19-2011, 08:30 PM   #18
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Is that the flame angel???? It looks yellow lol
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I think the eel would do better in a predatory tank setup, IMO, but I haven't really researched them a whole lot.
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Yes, I'll take some in a sec.
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