Frogfish or leaffish for mantis tank

Discussion in 'Marine Fish Discussions' started by lanzo, 8 Oct 2008.

  1. lanzo

    lanzo Sponsor

    Joined:
    10 Sep 2007
    Posts:
    9,396
    Likes Received:
    26
    Location:
    Centurion
    Hey guys would one if these guys be friends with mrs mantis, i'm looking to make my mantis tank half reef half predator(with the smaller kind of predators)

    frog fish and leaffish won't eat my coral beauty and jumbing bean...right?( want to get smalish frog or leaf with small mouth)

    will they give my mantis shit or not?

    i was thiking of the:

    gaint frog(antennarius commerson)
    watskin frogfish(antenarius maculatus)

    but don't know about the leaf fish?
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. Mathewis

    Mathewis

    Joined:
    27 Jun 2008
    Posts:
    479
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Silver Lakes
    Lanzo I read on reef central that frog fish will eat your mantis. And I think it will give your other fish crap as well.
     
  4. lanzo

    lanzo Thread Starter Sponsor

    Joined:
    10 Sep 2007
    Posts:
    9,396
    Likes Received:
    26
    Location:
    Centurion
    ja i also read that they eat prized shrimps, but doesn't the same rule count for them....if it fits in its mouth that it will eat it?
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Frogfish leaffish mantis Forum Date
Frogfish changing colour to look like it's surrounding General Discussions and Advice 13 Oct 2016
Frogfish- All you want to know Marine Fish Discussions 30 Apr 2011