BTA/maroon clowns

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  1. 459b

    459b Moderator MASA Contributor

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    These are the latest additions to my tank. Got the bubbletips last week and could not resist getting them a pair of maroon clowns to keep them in check.
    Notice anyhting odd about the clowns?


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    The clownfish are tank bred and only about 3cm long. They swam straight into the anemone once i released them!
     
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    Looks great!!! I do love maroon clowns, they are on the top of my list and got great attitude
     
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    they my favourite clownfish. "Great attitude" is an interesting way to describe their behaviour.
     
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    misbar!
     
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    YES!! I know some peoele consider misbars to be inbred regects, but they look really cool and ive never seen misbarred maroons before.
     
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    Nice healthy anemone you have there! Nice find! What else are you keeping with the clownfish? Know that these are aggressive fish who don't always play well with others. ;)
     
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    thanks! really gives me confidence when someone of your experience says my anemone is healthy.
    It took me a while to find the anemones. These ones are clones from a fellow reefer.
    The maroons are the only fish in the tank. I know maroon clownfish well, i got given one when i just started the hobby and was stupid enough to take it before doing any research. My large maroon clown (in my main DT) would draw blood when i put my hand in the tank, but has calmed down since giving it its own anemone.
     
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