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Forum: Reef Fishes 12/24/2007, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Sigmund
I have a pep hog in with three wrasses right now...

I have a pep hog in with three wrasses right now (Leopard, Possum, Mystery) only the Possum was in before him. He has paid no attention to any of the wrasses, with no hostility at all.

The only...
Forum: Reef Fishes 12/18/2007, 06:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Sigmund
How long have you had the hog? I have had mine...

How long have you had the hog? I have had mine for about 10months and his color is now more brick red than candy cane red. Was wondering if it's just mine, or perhaps a dietary thing etc. It may also...
Forum: Reef Fishes 12/11/2007, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By Sigmund
I have a Potters that I have had for a year, and...

I have a Potters that I have had for a year, and a Venustus that I have had for about 8months both in my 125 reef.

Both have been mostly reef safe, although the Venustus occasionally will nip at...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/07/2007, 10:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,044
Posted By Sigmund
Vegas_ReefMan, My CBB only eats shrimp, he...

Vegas_ReefMan,

My CBB only eats shrimp, he won't touch Mysis unless it is really small. I just enrich the brine shrimp with various vitamins / selcon etc. Also I buy the brine shrimp which are...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/07/2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 968
Posted By Sigmund
saltysteven, Yes they act and behave just...

saltysteven,

Yes they act and behave just like hawkfish, no swim bladder so they hop from place to place perching. The benefit is they stay smaller, and have a better disposition.
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/06/2007, 01:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 968
Posted By Sigmund
I agree with the "Falconut" on the Geometric...

I agree with the "Falconut" on the Geometric Pygmy hawkfish. They can be a little shy at first, but once they get comfortable they are much more outgoing, plus because they stay small no real...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/06/2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,842
Posted By Sigmund
I have had mine for almost 5 years now, the whole...

I have had mine for almost 5 years now, the whole time he has been paired with the same pistol shrimp (bought them the same day, and they have been best friends ever since). Very cool fish.

I have...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/06/2007, 10:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,044
Posted By Sigmund
I have used Peppermint shrimp in my nano tank,...

I have used Peppermint shrimp in my nano tank, and I have a Copperband in my 125 Reef. Both have wiped out any problem I had, and continue to keep my tank free of aptasia. Both have done the purpose...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/01/2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By Sigmund
Sorry forgot to add the pic: ...

Sorry forgot to add the pic:
http://reefcentral.com/gallery/data/500/79156fish_067.jpg
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/01/2007, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By Sigmund
Here's a pic of mine. Have had him for about...

Here's a pic of mine. Have had him for about 10months. Eats everything, can be rough on new fish if he sees them as a threat, other than that he has been great.

Radioheadx14 - I noticed that your...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/01/2007, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By Sigmund
Here's a pic of mine. Have had him for about...

Here's a pic of mine. Have had him for about 10months. Eats everything, can be rough on new fish if he sees them as a threat, other than that he has been great.

Radioheadx14 - I noticed that your...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/01/2007, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By Sigmund
Bangaii are not always kind to each other,...

Bangaii are not always kind to each other, especially if you get two males and put them in a tank only 34 gallons.

I would make sure you get a pair, or a at least a male and female.

I had two...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/30/2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By Sigmund
OkiNano, I've had him now for about 6months....

OkiNano,

I've had him now for about 6months. He is about 3inches, has grown about a 1/2 inch since I got him.

I have heard of people having problems with getting them to eat, and have heard...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/29/2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By Sigmund
I have had really good luck with mine. It was...

I have had really good luck with mine. It was also in my LFS for about 3 or 4 weeks before I bought it, it was already eating mysis and flakes.

I feed mine the following:
-Spirulina enriched...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/23/2007, 11:20 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,519
Posted By Sigmund
Have a Venustus and a Potters in my 125gal reef...

Have a Venustus and a Potters in my 125gal reef tank. both are about 2.5 inches.

No problems messing with the corals, except the Venustus will occaisonally nip at the Frogspawn coral, I think he...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/22/2007, 09:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 570
Posted By Sigmund
RokleM My BSLW is constantly moving through...

RokleM

My BSLW is constantly moving through the rockwork, and constantly active, but I rarely see him pick anything from within the corals or fom the rocks.

This may be because I feed my fish...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/18/2007, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 570
Posted By Sigmund
Leopard Wrasse + Mandarin in a 125g

Has anyone successfully had a Leopard Wrasse and a Mandarin Goby in the same tank?

My Blue Star Leopard Wrasse has been in my tank for about a year and a half, eats prepared food really well. I...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/17/2007, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By Sigmund
I have had on multiple occasions 2 different...

I have had on multiple occasions 2 different types of jawfish in a 75 gallon. I had combinations of (Tiger, BlueSpot, Dusky) jawfish with no problems.

I currently have 3 different jawfish types in...
Forum: Reef Fishes 10/11/2007, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 437
Posted By Sigmund
I'd suggest either a Possum Wrasse or some other...

I'd suggest either a Possum Wrasse or some other small wrasse, or maybe even better how about a Geometric Hawkfish. They are small, nice coloring, and will not outcompete the jawfish for food. Plus...
Forum: Reef Fishes 08/16/2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,784
Posted By Sigmund
falconut, I had a sailfin blenny for about...

falconut,

I had a sailfin blenny for about 2yrs in my nano, just loved him. Great personality, ate like a little pig... :-)
Forum: Reef Fishes 08/14/2007, 03:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,784
Posted By Sigmund
InLimbo87 / Sunfishh, They get about 3 to 4...

InLimbo87 / Sunfishh,

They get about 3 to 4 inches in length and about the diameter of a pencil.

Behavior is very cool, hang out most of th time in their tubes (they are tube blennies after...
Forum: Reef Fishes 08/14/2007, 09:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 441
Posted By Sigmund
Geometric Hawkfish No problem to anything in...

Geometric Hawkfish

No problem to anything in your tank. Adds a little splash of red to your tank, easy to feed, and stays small....
Forum: Reef Fishes 08/14/2007, 09:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 579
Posted By Sigmund
Reeferhead, I should have been more...

Reeferhead,

I should have been more specific. What I have done is silicone various rock pieces together and to a plastic base to create a natural "Sandbox" type area with plastic. This creates a...
Forum: Reef Fishes 08/14/2007, 09:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,784
Posted By Sigmund
Here is a fish that I had for two years, and...

Here is a fish that I had for two years, and haven't been able to find again. It is an Orange Throat Pike Blenny. It is a type of tube blenny found in the Sea of Cortez. Great fish, lived in sea fan...
Forum: Reef Fishes 08/13/2007, 03:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 579
Posted By Sigmund
I have kept multiple jawfish together. Right now...

I have kept multiple jawfish together. Right now I have a Dusky, a RingEye and a Swordtail jawfish together. Just need a little space and they should do fine.

As far as your sand / gravel depth...
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