Acantherus Fowleri Questions

Discussion in 'Marine Fish Discussions' started by Tony, 25 Apr 2009.

  1. Tony

    Tony

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    Has anyone had any experience with this fish? Is it reef safe with all corals, aggro, get too large or anything?

    I can't seem to find much literature on the guy and the LFS is holding one tentatively. Any feedback would be appreciated.
     
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  3. leslie hempel

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    Thanks Les. It looks like it will get too big
     
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    very pretty tang!! but wow, 20 inches? what that like, 60cms +? or is it like 3 or 4cms to an inch? yus that makes it 60 - 80 cms when fully grown
     
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    1inch = 2.54cm scuba. So 20" tang = 50.8cm tang. Woah
     
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    Nice tang!I'm sure I can fit him sideways in my Nano!!:p
     
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