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Suggestions for first fish and invertebrates ?

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Suggestions for first fish and invertebrates ?

Postby larry123 » Sun Dec 30, 2012 7:16 pm

So......... marine tank all set up a couple of questions all I have a live rock 100 litre tank with a Marisys sump

1. How long before you introduce clean up crew ?
2. What critters would you add ?
3 how long before you can add fish ?
4 . Any suggestions for a on hardy first time marine fish ?
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Re: Suggestions for first fish and invertebrates ?

Postby stumpy316uk » Mon Dec 31, 2012 1:26 am

u should wait till the cycle has ended normally 2-6 weeks have u done any water tests best to check for ammonia and nitrites. if both r zero they u can add ur clean up crew.

cuc is mainly hermit crabs and turbo snail 1 crab/snail for every 10 ltrs also inverts like cleaning shrimp then sand sifting starfish.

fish wish as long has ur water is good than ur good to go just take ur time. best thing i can say to u is don't rush a marine tank take things slow. hardy fish clowns r best and damsels but they and be a nightmere.

hope this helps
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Re: Suggestions for first fish and invertebrates ?

Postby larry123 » Mon Dec 31, 2012 9:00 am

Thanks Phil - think the biggest challenge is patience with marines !
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Re: Suggestions for first fish and invertebrates ?

Postby Mick » Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:44 am

It can be frustrating taking your time but it will prevent a lot of problems in the future.
Often when the cuc is added the tank becomes a lot more interesting and can make waiting for the fish easier.
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Re: Suggestions for first fish and invertebrates ?

Postby superdart » Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:38 pm

Take your time and give it a few months to let it mature as no good things happen quickly with marines.
If it has fin's and swim's I'm interested in it....
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