Are they reefsafe?

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by herkie, 14 Apr 2010.

  1. herkie

    herkie R.I.P.

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    I caught some small Moonies(2-3 cm) and a soul of the same size last night and would like to know if the can be kept in a reeftank. - like the moonie shape and the soul should be interesting to watch. :biggrin:
     
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    jacquesb Retired Moderator

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    Yes Herkie - both of these are "reefsafe". Moonies are zooplankton eaters, and the sole, is a micro fauna (micro crustacean) eater......

    Just beware of the "natural instinct" of the sole to burrow in the sand.... it might just cause sand to go everywhere ;)

    Do you have a DSB inside the DT? Or just in your sump?
     
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    this is good to know, i caught a small sole the other day, didn't keep him though. will be a very interesting addition to a reef tank - can play games with visitors, 'how many fish do i have? right answer gets desert!'
     
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    A wouldn't keep a sole in a tank with a DSB... might be too much of a disturbance?
     
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    100% correct, Dane! Therefor my question to Herkie.
     
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    i agree with you
     
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