what cuc should i get for my 500l

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    well right now i have a cleaner shrimp
    1 blue legged hermit crab
    2 turbo snails

    what should i add?
    all i know is i want a peppermint shrimp
     
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    Some cleanershrimps. Also would add more hermits in as 1 on a 500ltr tank is a bit understocked.
     
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    I think 2 more cleaners should be good. Bout 4 more crabs + 2 peppermintshrimps. sandsifting goby to clean the substrate is also a good addition even though its a fish
     
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    I like CUC's - what about adding a brittle star or two, some different types of snails (a couple of nassarius snails would be useful, if you have substrate for them to burrow in), more hermits and an emerald crab - the greater the diversity of creature you add the better. Maybe even consider a sea hare if you have some hair algae issues.
     
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    lol oky then give the goby a skip. maybe a boxer shrimp would do for some colour. also known as a coral banded shrimp.
     
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    sea hare is a slug that eats GHA lol. not sea horse:p
     
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    im not a fan of shrimp i only like skunk cleaners and peppermints and i only want 1 of each
     
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    so then try more hermits. i believe you can actually stock a lot of crabs in a 1.2 meter tank. its nice to see the bottom of the tank moving around.:thumbup:
     
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    thats a good selection yes. go with that:)
     
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    ok heres list
    1 peppermint shrimp
    1 skunk cleaner shrimp
    6 blue legged hermits
    4 scarlets hermits
    4 nassarius snails
    2 turbo snails
     
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    think your cuc is set and ready to go:thumbup:
     
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