ScubaLover's - 5 Sided 4500L

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    this is awsome, got 2 few weeks ago, no leaves yet but roots are growing good
     
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    Sorry for the late response:

    I spray the mangroves daily with 2l of RO water.

    Monday I add 150ml of both Fusion 1&2 each. (although once these bottles are finished I am going back to Red Sea ABC+ as I felt I had better growth.

    Once a week testing (Friday):
    • Calcium
    • Magnesium
    • Alk
    • PH
    • Phosphate
    • Nitrate
    On Friday/Saturday I clean the glass.

    Other than that I dont really keep to a strict schedule.
     
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    Moorish is now eating out my hand... strongest moorish I have ever had that's for sure... I've never had a moorish that competes for food.

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    Gorgeous fish those idols, so elegant. What is he/she eating, anything specific?
     
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    His a stunner...

    The actual question is what it doesn't eat.

    I feed him the following:
    • Seaweed extreme pellets
    • hikari probiotic pellets
    • Ocean nutrition flakes
    • Mysis
    • Brine
    • Prawns
    • Squid
    • Clams
    • Mussels
    • Nori
    • Pumpkin
    • Fresh Peas
    • Ginger
    • Garlic
    • Carrots
     
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    Wow, quite a selection. :)
     
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    I was very suprised when i saw he competing for the veggies and prepared foods.

    By far the strongest Moorish I have owned. and very friendly. Eating from my hand now too.
     
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    That's fantastic, you're very lucky. Was it a special import from TMC or just a normal lfs fish?
     
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    Very nice Maur-ish that! :whistling:
     
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    Was an LFS fish. But came as Tank acclimated on the list it was ordered from.

    It never touched any LFS water at all though. So had less stress than those moving tanks and parameters
     
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    In desperate need of an update.

    Pictures to come soon
     
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    Yeah come on.........................
     
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    Ja hey Sies a month and no pictures cant hide a tank like this
     
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    So lets start in the mangrove forest. Having plenty growth. It is becoming quite nice and dense.

    I keep fish in here that I am nervous/know the shark would eat. Even with the fish the pod life is huge.

    Fish that are in the mangroves:
    1 x Tailless Trimac Angel - It has been awesome watching how closey he has changed. Now with his deep blue lips. He is around the size of my dwarf angels. He will be added to the display soon.
    2 x tiny regal tangs - They were still semi see through when I got them - they now easily 3 times the size
    1 x Rosey Scaled Wrasse - his medium size but Toothless enjoys having a good wrasse dinner
    1 x Cleaner wrasse
    1 x Mystery wrasse
    1 x Sleeper sand sifter - Toothless loves a sand sifter for a good afternoon snack. They are a huge benefit to the DSB keep everthing nice and clean.
    1 x Banded Goby

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    Drop a mandarin pair in that forest & just leave them there.
     
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    It is on the list
     
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    Female bluethroat carrying eggs again...

    She lays eggs around every 2 weeks...

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    How can you tell?
     

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