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Old 02-28-2011, 06:52 PM   #1
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HEY!!!!!!!!!! NEW TO SALTWATER! and breeding!

Hey! My name is Victor and i live in TN. 3 weeks ago i set up a 30gallon saltwater tank. I put a mated pair of clown fish in there a week ago and there doing great! There doing all the normal breeding habits so hopefully after they get acclimated to the tank they will start! I have a 30 gallon power filter, a 20 gallon canister filter, 30lb live sand,a 150 watt heater(constant 80 degrees), and 1lb live rock lmao. I'd love any advice!!!!!
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Old 03-01-2011, 11:12 AM   #2
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I would lower the temperature. 80 is alittle on the warm side. I keep mine between 76 and 78 degrees. I used to breed clownfish and it is really tough an very very time consuming, but it is pretty cool when u get it right.
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Old 03-01-2011, 11:13 AM   #3
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What type of clowns did u get??
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Old 03-01-2011, 03:38 PM   #4
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Thanks for the tip i'll lower the tempature tonight. What would you put the salt level at? mine is currently 1.023.. My clowns are True Percula's The male is a misbar.
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I keep mine around 1.024. What u have it at is fine. Nice!!! Thats what i used to breed were true percs. Now i have two onyx perculas. Do you have an anemone for them??
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Old 03-01-2011, 04:50 PM   #7
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To Melosu:Thanks! I'm also an Ohio fan. Thats where i was born from.

And no i don't have an anemone for the. i wasn't sure how much they would cost and what kind i needed. Also i heard lighting was expensive.
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Also did you make money breeding?? It's not my main goal but it would be nice. Stores here will pay me 10 each for fry.
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The problem is how long u have to have them before they are ready to sell. I Stayed with some of them and have them in a 20 gallon reef at home.
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What lights do you have?? Mine have a carpet anemone. They love those anemones.
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