My 2foot mini ocean

Discussion in 'Medium Tanks' started by JamesHunter, 22 May 2014.

  1. JamesHunter

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    Here are a few pics of my 2 foot tank it has been running for about a year now.

    I run a skimmer and bio cubes in my sump with loads of macro algae.

    I also grow this algae in the DT and the tangs love it.

    The fish I have in this are
    Yellow tang
    Scopa tang
    Unicorn tang
    Smiths blenny
    Midas blenny
    Pair snow flakes
    Inverts
    Boxing shrimp
    Cleaner shrimp
    3 hermits
    Sexy shrimp

    Also a purple tip anemone

    There are leathers and hairy mushrooms aswell

    Here are some pics. First a full tank shot

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  3. erratiC

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    Very nice! Love them clowns and the Harlequin.
     
  4. RynoParsons

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    Wow 3 tangs in a 2foot tank?
     
  5. LCornelius

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    What are your future plans in terms of tank upgrade or adding more LS?
     
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    JamesHunter

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    It's a sexy shrimp
     
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    JamesHunter

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    Not looking at much more tank is running well
     
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    JamesHunter

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    Might change lights I'm running 2 10W flood lights
     
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    Yes I love tangs so full of character
     
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    Bud, Im in no way part of the tang police, but please do some research on tangs and tank sizes.
     
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    How about some pics of the rest of your system?
     
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    Nice tank bud, like a few have mentioned, a 2 footer will soon be too small for your tangs. Pic #3 looks like a blonde naso & stressed at it too by the looks of it's camo colouring, can you give a few more pic's?
     
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    Pic 3 is a unicorn tang
     
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    not saying it isn't a unicorn hence me asking for more pic's ;)
     
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    if its a unicorn..those guys get big..2feet in size..sorry to derail but heres a better pic

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    :lol::lol::lol:
     
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    Hi GMan pic 3 as Dian says is a unicorn but you are not far off as a naso is a " orange spined unicorn tang"
     
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