Advice and Ideas Please

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by Michael B, 25 Mar 2012.

  1. Michael B

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    Evening Folks, I'm still deliberating over the tank in my office idea

    So after discussing the budget with my "real Boss" - my wife :)

    She asked some good questions
    • What do you want to keep the most
    • WRT fish
    • WRT inverts / corals / anemones
    • How much can we afford ... LOL
    • Etc.
    Anyway after browsing all the forums (local & others), the following really appeals to me - for an office tank

    • Shallow Reef
    • Easy & Hardy Corals
    • Exclusive Clown Fish Tank (A. Ocellaris only)
    • An anemone (after 6 months)
    So my questions are as follows (circulation will be closed loop)

    • Can I keep 8 to 10 different A. Ocellaris clowns in one tank?
    • If so can I have an anemone or two (or does this complicate the issues with having clown fish)
    • If so - what is the "best" anemone to look after
    My ideal would be some Snowflakes, Naked Clowns, Midnights, Misbar etc.

    So any thoughts, ideas and suggestions are welcome please :thumbup:
     
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  3. jaquesdp08

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    The same as you Home Tank but with only SPS easy :1:
     
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    You might like this Link...it covers all the different Anemonefish and also mentions "which Nennie for which Fish"...if memory serves me right...you can have more than one type,in pairs, but I think you have to have a big Tank...like one pair in the one corner and another pair on the side...something like that....I do stand corrected...:p
    Clownfish, Clown Fish Species, Facts About Clown Fish, and Clown Fish Images. ...I just fell in love with a Pair of Black Percula Clownfish...and a three-band clownfish..13cm!!:thumbup:
     
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    Thanks a million Belinda - appreciate all the info & time :thumbup:
     
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    damn i have a video of an old tank that belonged idriaan himself a nennie tank he had 1 large nennie in there with about 10 clowns and a few other fish. ask him aboutit was a cube and looked stunning
     
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    Thanks @ziyaadb - how do I find / who is idriaan?
     
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    I think he meant Adriaan from Idol Marine.
     
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    OK cool - thanks a million Marius
     
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    yes thats the one. I have the video will find it and show you it was amazing
     
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    Thanks a million @ziyaadb - look forward to seeing it
     
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    No problem will check for it tonight
     
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    Thanks a million :thumbup:
     
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    lols dude forgiveness i have been crazy busy but will have it for you before friday
     
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    No problem ziyaadb - look forward
     
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    As promised
     
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    Thanks a million ziyaadb - that anemone with the clown fish looks amazing
     
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    No Problem Bud

    @gMAN

     
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    What an incredible tank.
     
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    @mariusmeyer that was adriaan from idol marines old tank, was in his garage
     
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