Angel fish

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  1. mike Bushie

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    Can you put a jumping bean and a coral beauty in a 125L display ie a jewel 125L
    knowing that they will be introduced at the same time. will they fight?
     
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  3. Storm

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    Should be fine if u introduce a few caves and ledges for each to have as there own.
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Im with Storm on this one.Go for it!
     
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    i have a jumping bean in my mantis tank and a added my CB from my reef tank last week to the mantis tank.

    and they are big buddy's.

    YOU CAN DO IT:)
     
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    how big is the tank that they in.
     
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    post 85
     
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    How big is the Mantis compared to the angels?
     
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    Put in the coral beauty before the jumping bean and make sure the CB is bigger than the JB

    The JB is the most aggressive dwarf angel of the lot and if you get unlucky will attack the CB till it's dead
     
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    warr would you risk it :thumbdown::thumbup1:
     
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    lets say 3 jumping beans fit into mrs mantis and one and a half cb in mrs mantis:p
     
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    Only if I had a fit and fat CB like this

    [​IMG]
     
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    you can do it!!;)
     
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    I would advise against it in such a small tank
     
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    I agree, mixing centropyge angels is risky at best, but in a small tank there would be all out war.
     
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    You called sire ?
     
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    mine is doing fine, swimming nicely around each other.
     
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    I have no doubt there are exceptions, yours may be male/female or juvenile, all i would say is, there are many reefers that have found dead or dying fish in their tanks when they added these combinations of livestock. - how many should we kill before we advise against the practice?
     
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    Well I've seen how rough a coral beauty can treat tank mates.
     
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