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  1. pete159

    Green hair algae on fake coral, keep it?

    my 46g tank is almost 2 years old. Some months back i battled both hair and red carpet algae. It finally went away but then started growing only a fake coral and nowhere else. Since i read that it feeds of of nitrates on phosphates I decided to let it grow, now it looks like a green hair...
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    Crab escaped!

    I was sitting at the computer wasting my day when I looked on the floor and saw a lump. I ignored it for the time being and then forgot. i cam back later and looked and saw it was a snail shell from my tank. A blue legged hermit crab crawled out of the tank and walked across the basement rug...
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    red sea marine lab 5 in1 test kit question

    can i use this kit for my freshwater tanks as well? i already did twice before i thought it might not be accurate.
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    Yellow wrasse vanished

    I have a 46g bowfront tank with 35lbs live rock. One of the fish is a yellow wrasse and i had it for about 2 months. The last 2 days i can't find it. it seemed healthy and liked swimming in between the rocks. I think maybe it moved to much sand around and the rock shifed and pinned it. or, and...
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    purple firefish in hiding after adding coral beauty

    I have a 46g bowfront and the purple firefish is staying under some live rock after i added a coral beauty. Will he eventually come back out? the beauty is peacefull and does not bother anyone, but the firefish does not seem to like it very much
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    seachem neoplex question

    does anyone know how many mg are in the little spoon in the neoplex 10g bottle?
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    seahorse almost dead

    my poor male reidi pony is almost dead. yesterday he was fine today he looks like this?> Anyone know what this is?
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    can't find yellow wrasse

    I added a 2 inch yellow wrasse to my 46g bowfront yesterday. he was bright yellow at the store but because he was scared he turned white in the bag. After i added him he has not been seen since. It has only been one day and i read they hide in the sand, but if he dies and i can't find him is it...
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    Some new pony and fish pics

    tank is a 46g bowfront with a nano arctica chiller an emperor 280 filter, 30 lbs of live rock and various pumps.
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    Some new pics, 3 reidi and tankmates

    here's a few pics of the 46g bowfront
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    need to replace bulb, eclipse hood

    i have a new 46 gallon bow front tank with an eclipse hood with 1 36 inch Fluorescent light. I'd like to replace the light but am not sure what to put in its place. Can i use a VHO bulb? i dont want to change the whole hood just yet, just the bulb.
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    new 46 g with ponys, (pics)

    my aquapod was leaking and to small and nitrates were hard to keep low so i got a 46g bowfront and moved everything. Everyone seems happy so far, here's apic
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    Might sell 3 reidi In Toronto area, anyone interested?

    I'm thinking about getting a bigger setup from my 24 gallon aquapod, might even go freshwater, so I'm thinking of selling 3 black, well taken care of, captive bred Reidi ponys. 2 Male and 1 female. the larger male has given birth twice, and the smaller one will soon get pregnant i think. the...
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    New Seahorse pic

    i took this tonight. It;s a captive bred reidi, i saw him eat at the store but he's not eating much yet, buti've only had him a couple of days.
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    Pics of my 2 CB reidi

    i got them 2 days ago, they are slowly getting use to their new home.
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    2 new captive bred reidi seahorse

    They are doing well so far, i have not tried feeding them yet, they are a bit shy still.
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    one of these will be my next tank, to big? i'm thinking of putting one in my living room
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    Lexi the longNose Hawk

    She's even looking at the camera for you.
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    Updated fish and tank pics, aquapod24

    the color on the rocks is really starting to take off, i'll have alot of nice greens and reds as opposed to purples i think. the longnose hawk is doing well, i'm glad i got him, he can do fine in a 24 gallon tank, just keep alot of rock.
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    RO/DI water kept in fridge

    can a jug of ro/di water be kept long in the fridge for use in top off's?