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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 10:33 pm

Hi guys!!! Hi I'm John and I don't have a temperate reef tank but I'd love to have one in the future. So for now I'll learn whatever I can!!
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 10:36 pm

Welcome to the forum! What tanks do you have now?

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 10:39 pm

I've got...

5 gallon~ planted with dwarf hairgrass and a rangeri sword with cherry shrimp breeding (currently have 4)

10~ 1 female dwarf puffer named Bug (planning on getting her a partner soon)

30~ 1 female lorteti puffer named Peaches

All my tanks are freshwater.
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 10:40 pm

Nice nice. You should post pics of these in the freshwater threads. How are the cherries doing?

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 10:44 pm

Ones got a saddle so must be good!
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 10:48 pm

Lil' Swimz$ wrote:All my tanks are freshwater.

Not for long Laughing.

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 10:56 pm

Ha ha, only if parents permit which they won't, atleast not yet. I'd love seahorses.
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 10:57 pm

Sea horses are nice. You could do a nice 5 gallon with them.

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 10:59 pm

Really? I thought they'd need a much bigger tank!! Like atleast 30!!! And are they difficult to feed?
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 11:01 pm

Require live brine shrimp three times a day i think. Yeah im pretty sure you could do 2 dwarfs in a 5.

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 11:02 pm

Oh wow that sounds hard.
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 11:05 pm

Ha just the feeding.

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 1st 2009, 11:12 pm

What else can go into a 5 gallon temperate marine tank?
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Post by Hero on November 1st 2009, 11:14 pm

Crabs, nems, hermits crabs, nudibranchs, plants, snails, inverts mostly. Small species of fish. Grunts and sculpins. Gobies probably.

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Post by Jacobnano on November 2nd 2009, 3:22 am

Ya maybe a tiny goby or "bullhead".

I would try just crabs and anemones though. That would be cool.
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Post by Hero on November 2nd 2009, 3:38 am

+1

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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 2nd 2009, 9:04 am

That sounds cool. How do I log off?
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Post by Bluntokian on November 2nd 2009, 9:54 pm

Hey Swimz, Nice to see ya again. Very Happy
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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 2nd 2009, 10:18 pm

Oh hey Bluntokian! Do you know how to log off?
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Post by Bluntokian on November 2nd 2009, 10:28 pm

Big button on the right of the bar...Check out my new tank pics in the fresh & brackish first.
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Post by Hero on November 3rd 2009, 12:34 am

Hahaha. Couldn't figure out how to long off Razz. Why would you want to though? Very Happy.

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Post by Bluntokian on November 3rd 2009, 1:24 pm

Good question.
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Post by Lil' Swimz$ on November 3rd 2009, 5:50 pm

That's true. What does the buttom say?
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Post by Bluntokian on November 3rd 2009, 6:04 pm

Umm, Log out...
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Post by Hero on November 4th 2009, 12:12 am

Did you figure it out? It's in the nav bar below the forum logo to the far right i think.

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