Please help ID

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  1. Schalkdk

    Schalkdk

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    Please Id this Fish. Is it agro or can I keep it with other small fish? I think it changes color when it gets to be an adult because I haven’t seen any adult fish like this, if this is so what do they look like as adults.

    Fig. 1
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    Also what is this?
    It is very small Tube's with short thin tentacles,I have them all over my rocks, very sharp!

    Fig. 2
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    Did you catch the fish in the first pic or buy it (and if so, where did that shipmet come from?)
     
  4. Schalkdk

    Schalkdk Thread Starter

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    It local. Caught it off Ballito.
    I see them from time to time, but never bigger that 4cm. The one in the Pic is about 2cm
     
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    not entirely sure but i think it is a twin spot damsel. loses its colours as it ages to become a very boring brown. then, like any other damsel it will become quite agro towards newer/smaller fish.

    i know, i caught 2 once also thinking 'how cool are these!!' became a hassle when they grew up...
     
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    Second Pic = vermetid worms
     
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    Cool Thanks Guys.
     
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