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Old 01/07/2018, 01:02 PM   #1101
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Hi Thanks for asking! Here's the current rundown:

Acanthurus leucosternon
Acanthurus fowleri
Labroides dimidiatus
Choerodon fasciatus (Removed... just ugly )
Halichoeres hortulanus
Chaetodontoplus septentrionalis
Genicanthus lamarck X2, added a tiny female
Pomacanthus navarchus (moved to reef, then sold, as I am breaking down the reef)
Pomacanthus maculosus
Holacanthus tricolor
Centropyge loricula
Chaetodon auriga added, hopefully I don't regret it
Chaetodon burgessi (he is evil... kills too many fish, and won't go into the trap!! )
Chaetodon collare
Chaetodon tinkeri killed by burgessi
Chaetodon ephippium
Chaetodon falcula
Chaetodon fasciatus
Chaetodon mertensii
Chaetodon rainfordi
Chaetodon xanthurus
Microcanthus strigatus X2 added a small second
Chrysiptera hemicyanea
Chrysiptera talboti x 2
Pseudochromis sankeyi


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Old 01/07/2018, 01:53 PM   #1102
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Old 01/07/2018, 07:59 PM   #1103
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Old 01/08/2018, 06:12 PM   #1104
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That mac is a show piece. One of the nicest I've seen.


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Old 01/09/2018, 06:23 AM   #1105
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That mac is a show piece. One of the nicest I've seen.
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Old 01/09/2018, 10:22 AM   #1106
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Hi there SDguy, I'm loving your tank. I've always loved angels and butterflies and would love to recreate a smaller version of your tank with butterflies and angels that would be happy in a 110 (primarily dwarfs). What would you say are your biggest success factors?

Also, how many fish do you think I could put in a 110?


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Old 01/10/2018, 05:14 AM   #1107
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Hi there SDguy, I'm loving your tank. I've always loved angels and butterflies and would love to recreate a smaller version of your tank with butterflies and angels that would be happy in a 110 (primarily dwarfs). What would you say are your biggest success factors?

Also, how many fish do you think I could put in a 110?
QT is by far the biggest success factor. After that, plenty of food and plenty of water changes. Whenever work has gotten crazy for me, and those two things slipped, my tank suffered.


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Old 01/11/2018, 12:25 PM   #1108
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Sir, you are the man! I just finished reading this entire thread. Oh my! Throwing conventionality out the door. This is one He!! of a system. It goes to show careful consideration of your aquarium and its inhabitants needs, you can accomplish what many would say impossible. Caution! Kids don't try this at home.

May I ask you a question? Specifically towards your experience with Butterfly Fish and feeding Clams to them.


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Old 10/18/2018, 12:54 PM   #1109
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Its been a few months! Hows it going? Any changes or notable updates?


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