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Old 12/29/2007, 05:15 PM   #1
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what kind of flounder?




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Old 12/30/2007, 09:44 AM   #2
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Looks like a hogchoker (Trinectes maculatus).


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Old 12/30/2007, 10:59 PM   #3
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omg i didnt know they are brackish water. ahhh i have him in my 1.025sg water for 2 weeks.!


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Old 12/30/2007, 11:00 PM   #4
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thanks for the id


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Old 12/31/2007, 10:28 AM   #5
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They aren't strangers to saltier water, so it's not really a problem


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Old 01/01/2008, 02:26 PM   #6
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Yeah, I've seen them while snorkeling in saltwater.


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Old 01/01/2008, 02:38 PM   #7
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I kept a hogchoker for many years in full salt. Really nice little fish.


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Old 01/02/2008, 09:58 AM   #8
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What does it feed on?


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Old 01/02/2008, 11:20 AM   #9
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Small worms, pods, mysis, etc.


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Old 01/02/2008, 05:31 PM   #10
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While I had a very small one, he ate live brine and blackworms.


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Old 01/03/2008, 09:17 AM   #11
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mine scavenged frozen mysis in the seahorse tank


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