Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 06-16-2012, 09:27 PM   #21
Aquarium Advice Addict
scottayy's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Indiana
Posts: 2,499
Offer him something else. Pellets, flakes, frozen meats. Brine is not known for having very good nutrients in it. Clownfish are omnivores.

scottayy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-17-2012, 07:00 AM   #22
Aquarium Advice Freak
sanchezkk's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Columbus, IN
Posts: 479
Okay thanks guys. I will update this post later.

55g Reef Setup: 2 Percula Clownfish,5 Blue Legged Hermit Crabs,1 small Kenya Tree Coral,1 Toadstool,2 Yellow Sponge, and 1 Firefish.
sanchezkk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 11:39 AM   #23
Aquarium Advice Newbie
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: United Kingdom, Yorkshire
Posts: 5
Send a message via Skype™ to Aquarium Doctor
Originally Posted by scottayy View Post
What about water flow inside the tank?

81 is a bit high, though that's not likely to cause the problem. However, it could be adding to any stressors present. How are you gauging the temperature? Glass thermometer, stick on, digital?

You could stick a small fan blowing across the surface of the water to bring the temp down.

Salinity is good. Are you topping off evaporated water to maintain that salinity?
All what has been said is right, the tank needs to have a flow, clown fish sp. live on reefs naturally. The reef has a constant current running over the rocks and anemones.
What sort of filter do you use? A good filter with a outflow to push a nice current will make the fish happier, also how much rock do you have in the tank?

Aquarium Doctor is offline   Reply With Quote

clown, clownfish, ick, sick

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Photo Contest Winners

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:41 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.