81 articles submission by the Saltwaterfish.com community.

White sponge/mold/fungus looking stuff all over my rocks... HELP!

Created on 2016-02-10 by azpb

What the heck is this crap in my tank?! The white stuff looks like mold and it’s slimy. It doesn’t blow off like debris and I’ve gotten a ton of advice saying to take it out and scrub/boil it BUT i have a ton of pulsing xenias attached to the rock (a piece of which it looks like the mold/sponge crap killed it and you can see it in the pictures     /:) and I don’t want to kill them. I tried to do my homework and figure out what this is from previous posts but I haven’t gotten… Read more »

need help with stocking list

Created on 2015-12-07 by levi buchanan

hi, i have a 36 gallon bowfront saltwater aquarium. i would soon like to have a community tank. what are some good fish that i can keep and that are the hardiest. my idea of this community tank would be 2 ocellaris clownfish babies, purple dottyback,yellow watchman goby, firefish, and peppermint shrimp. will all these fish get alone when i add them to my new saltwater aquarium and are they verry hardy or are they harder to keep?( no damsels please) Read more »

Ny diamond watchman goby stays on thr surface...

Created on 2015-11-23 by Xiomy

hi, so i have a 55 gallon tank with 2 clownfish, 1 sailfin tang, 1 cardinal fish, and 1 blue head wrasse and the diamond watchman goby.  We recently cleaned the tank, and ever since i didn’t saw the goby, today i was searching through the sand to look for him and he was under a clam on the sand, he swam out and went to the Surface of the tank and started to try jumping out of the water, the blue headed Wrasse started to follow him and always follows the goby and he tries to escape but still… Read more »


Created on 2015-10-12 by mstar929

My blue tang was acting funny… Appeared to be dying… I turned off the lights to give him a little peace, an hour later I check on him and he is gone!!!! I have looked everywhere and can’t find him!!! What could have happened to him???? Read more »

Fish Body

Created on 2015-07-31 by ali92abc

Body oval. Blind spot of head secured with various little hair-like edges; upper eye isolated from dorsal profile of head by a separation particularly more prominent than its breadth; foremost nostril of blind spot encompassed by a little edge yet not broadened, separation from this nostril to head profile contained 1.5 to 1.8 times in separation from nostril to mouth split; front nostril on peered toward side with tube coordinated in reverse, not coming to foremost edge of eye. Dorsal balance with 72 to 95 beams, its root on dorsal profile of head before the eyes. Butt-centric balance with 53… Read more »

Marineland canister c360

Created on 2015-07-28 by Mike5537

My marineland canister c360 just keeps blowing out white bubbles and won’t stop and I have no idea what to do Allan anyone help Read more »


Created on 2015-06-03 by Jason15

Good day all.   I need help.. I have 2 marine tanks running of one sump.  (600L & 200L) a few weeks ago i did see my tank have white spots (ich).  i know from where i did get it.. but anyway. I do put meds into the tank ( Seachem- Para Guard)  the water is perfect.    okey so i lost 10 fish =(  2 blue hippo tangs 1 powder blue tang (where white spots begin) 1 black footed clown 1 long horn cowfish 1 royal gramma 1 green chromis ( was eaten by carpet ananimie , did give… Read more »

Good reef fish

Created on 2015-01-29 by ike490

I have a 125 gallon reef tank with 3 tangs, 1 goby, 3 damsels, 1 clownfish and a little bit of coral.  My tank looks ematy so i wanted to know what some good fish to add are.  I was considering getting a lion fish but im not sure if it would effect the other fish in the tank.   Read more »

Twilightgroups Dolphin1 LED aqua light

Created on 2015-01-21 by twilight mmj

led grow lights Part number LED Quantity Input Voltage LED Chip Beam Angle Dolphin-01 108W(36PCS 3W) AC85~265V cree XPE/epistar 60/90/120 degrees Luminous Efficiency Size of Lamp Body Working Temperature(UNIT:℃) Lifespan specturm ratio 8820Lm 380x180x45mm (-20~40°C) 50,000hrs  channel 1:14000K white:Channel 2 460nm:Channel 3 mo> Main features:   Advantage: Economical Long life, low power consumption, high efficiency and cool operating temperatures. LED is a cost effective choice for your Coral reef/aquarium/fish tank needs. 1.Long Lifetime:Recommended useful lifetime of 50,000 hours for LED lights the equivalent of burning a light.18 hours/day, 365 days/year for seven years and seven months. 2.Energy Efficient:To save 70~85%… Read more »

All about the humu triggerfish.

Created on 2015-01-06 by trigger40

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