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Old 01-12-2015, 09:46 PM   #1
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Murderous Clownfish

I currently have 2 tanks- 29gal biocube with watchman goby, firefish, longnose hawkfish, fire shrimp, and rock/some corals (I got it 2 months ago) The other is 14gal biocube with only a female clown, anemone and 1 rock (had it for 2+ years). My clownfish is extremely aggressive - past victims include her original mate, a new mate, damsel fish, and others. My original plan was to let the new fish get used to the new tank for a week or so then put her in so perhaps they would be territorial and she would back off. But now I really like my new fish and I'm worried she'll kill them if I put her in. At the same time, I'm really attached to her because she's my original fish and I would love to have everything together in the 29gal. In the past she has gotten along with 4-lined wrasses and purple pseudos, but I don't know what to expect from her since she's been alone for a while now. also I don't know if the new fish are tough enough to survive with her. Any advice would be helpful! Thank you!

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Old 01-12-2015, 10:02 PM   #2
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Clownfish are damsels, so they can be aggressive and territorial. There just isn't enough room for them to set up their territories or get away form one another.
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