Clown Fish

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by Kumaran, 25 Mar 2016.

  1. Kumaran

    Kumaran

    Joined:
    15 Oct 2015
    Posts:
    283
    Likes Received:
    6
    Location:
    Gauteng
    Hi Guys, just a quick question, can someone assist me please. I only two fish in my tank, two ocellaris clowns. Can i add another australian percula clown with them? Will they get along?
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. r0ckf1re

    r0ckf1re

    Joined:
    23 Feb 2015
    Posts:
    2,350
    Likes Received:
    444
    Location:
    Sandton
    I tried to keep 4 clowns, they did not get along to well. Seems safer to have just a pair.
     
  4. OP
    Kumaran

    Kumaran

    Joined:
    15 Oct 2015
    Posts:
    283
    Likes Received:
    6
    Location:
    Gauteng
    Cool. Thanks
     
  5. EFJ

    EFJ MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    13 Sep 2011
    Posts:
    1,735
    Likes Received:
    319
    Location:
    Dwaalboom 60km's from Thabazimbi
    It also depends on the size of your system. I know the guys with large aquariums that have more than 2 but generally 2 is the limit as these guys get very territorial and will kill others.
     
  6. OP
    Kumaran

    Kumaran

    Joined:
    15 Oct 2015
    Posts:
    283
    Likes Received:
    6
    Location:
    Gauteng
    Hi, my tank is 60x60x70, dont think adding another clown will work?
     
  7. EFJ

    EFJ MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    13 Sep 2011
    Posts:
    1,735
    Likes Received:
    319
    Location:
    Dwaalboom 60km's from Thabazimbi
    Yes, your system limit is definitely 2. Sorry for that, I would also like more than 2 as I like these guys but not taking that chance.
     
  8. OP
    Kumaran

    Kumaran

    Joined:
    15 Oct 2015
    Posts:
    283
    Likes Received:
    6
    Location:
    Gauteng
    Thank you. Those black clowns look amazing.
     
  9. EFJ

    EFJ MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    13 Sep 2011
    Posts:
    1,735
    Likes Received:
    319
    Location:
    Dwaalboom 60km's from Thabazimbi
    I agree, they are really stunning clowns.
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Clown Fish Forum Date
[wtd] Clown fish Wanted 6 Apr 2017
[wtd] Large Gold Stripe maroon Clownfish Wanted 31 Mar 2017
[wtd] Clown fish Wanted 31 Mar 2017
Captive Bred Clownfish Shipment - March 2017 JungleAquatics.NET BLOG 17 Mar 2017
[wtd] False perc clown fish Wanted 13 Mar 2017
Clown fish ID Needed 11 Feb 2017
WTD : Osellaris clown fish need Wanted 8 Feb 2017