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    my blue hippo tang is hiding!

    i just got a blue hippo tang and he has been hiding since new years eve, anybody know whats happening? he wont eat nori or anything. i have heard that it takes them a while and its normal but i think it has been going on too long.
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    new stock list ideas

    i just git a 55 gallon with a 15 gallon sump, 90lbs of dry rock and 800gph filteration. i was wondering if anybody has some stock ideas for it. i already have a clownfish and a bta with a cleaner shrimp but thats all.
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    yellow and blue tang help

    i have a 55 gallon saltwater, and i have currently a clown and a BTA, it has 90 lbs of live rock and 800gph filtration with a 7 gallon refugium. i was planning on temporarily getting a hippo blue tang and a yellow tang. do you know what order i should add them to the tank?
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    When sumps don't fit....

    So I'm working on setting up a 55 gallon tank. Decided to use a 20 gallon long tank for the sump. Bright idea until... it didn't fit in the stand. I know there are fancy sump kits out there, but I'm looking to do this on the cheap end - hence wanting to just use a standard tank size. There's a...
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    Can a Hawkfish and Goby+Pistol Shrimp live together?

    Hello. My reef tank has began cycling and I'm researching which fish can live together (Out of a list of reef-compatible fish that i mentioned on another thread.) Recently, I came across many colorful hawkfish and I'd like to own one. However, I hear that they can live in a reef tank, but with...
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    Which Fish and How many can I keep in a 55 gallon reef tank?

    Hello there, I have recently purchased a 55 gallon aquarium (curved with a tight-fitting lid) and live rock which will all be set up soon. I have already planned out which fish I would like in the aquarium. Of course I wanted a tang/surgeonfish just like many others but then after realizing how...
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    New 55 Gallon Budget FOWLR tank

    Hello! I've been reading this forum for a couple months now and you guys have already helped me out like crazy! I have a 10G freshwater tank I've been taking care of since Christmas. I got 2 (what I thought) were dwarf puffers from wal-Matt and it turns out they are Green Spotted Puffers. They...