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Old 01/10/2008, 07:16 PM   #1
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Time for a new fish. Ideas please

I think I'm about ready for my fourth fish but I have little clue as to what I want. I have one clown fish, a flame angel and a pyjama fish. Any ideas?


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Old 01/10/2008, 07:31 PM   #2
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Get this little guy.



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Old 01/10/2008, 07:41 PM   #3
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my $.02 - Gramma loreto or royal gramma

http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/Spec...ry.php?id=5281
click on the picture for other views

http://www.aquahobby.com/marine/e_loreto.php

http://www.oceanlight.com/lightbox.php?sp=gramma_loreto

I had great success with mine. Very colorful - staked out a "cave" in the live rock and hung out there - almost always visible. Would come out on occasion, esp. feeding time, and to defend its cave - rushing out, mouth open, etc. but only threat behavior. No one else paid any attention. Would sleep by hanging upside down in the cave. Great looking fish, and hardy.


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Old 01/10/2008, 07:57 PM   #4
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Ya I have to 2nd that I think Gramma are neat fish, and are very Inexpensive. If you have some rock work they will find a nice cave or hole to make there home.


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Old 01/10/2008, 07:58 PM   #5
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second clownfish, much better in pairs IME


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Old 01/10/2008, 08:02 PM   #6
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A second clown is very cool. Instead of the royal gramma, if you can get your hands on a Brazilian Gramma, I think they look better. But both are good fish.


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Old 01/10/2008, 08:04 PM   #7
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Yellow watchman goby... One of my favorite little fish to watch.


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Old 01/10/2008, 08:14 PM   #8
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Old 01/10/2008, 08:14 PM   #9
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Flame Hawkfish - always entertaining!


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