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Featured Last fish, make it a good'un

Discussion in 'Help and Advice' started by h10dst, Apr 10, 2011.

  1. h10dst

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    As many of you have probably read I was going to add a royal gramma as my last fish, but after a lot of thinking (And posting on here!!) I still can't decide if I want one as I have read more "aggressive gramma" this and "PITA gramma" my tank is doing well ATM and I don't want to add a risky fish. What would you guys recommend I add. My tank is 80 ltr nano with a pair of clowns and a steintz goby / pistol shrimp few cuc Inc cleaner and pepp shrimp.
     
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    Orange Lined Cardinalfish or Banded Possum Wrasse, not personal experience but my choice out of these suitable for nanos Nano Fish
     
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    Liking the banded possum!!! Not seen one in lfs though?
     
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    nor have I, never even heard of it till I had a look then :biggrin: does look nice and peaceful to go with it Big Thumbs Up
     
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    I'd just go for a gramma mate, any fish can take a disliking to another fish its just pot luck
     
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    Hi, I think possum wrasse are quite secretive so you may not see it much.
     
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    I've got a purple fire fish (purple fire goby in some shops). He's peaceful, on show most of the time and pretty colourful. There's also a red fire fish which is similar but has different fin patterns.
     
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    My wife has just decided she wants a pink fish. Great!!!
     
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    Orchid dottyback Big Thumbs Up

    They are territorial tho
     
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    whatever you buy just say these are its juvenile colours, it turns pink as it reaches adulthood Big Thumbs Up
     
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    That's not a bad plan! Until about a year when nothing happens, my mrs will not forget, then I technically owe her a pink fish or something else like shoes or new handbag.....
     
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    As you will be at full stocking capacity thens the chance to mention the need for an upgrade as there will be no room for a pink one Big Thumbs Up

    Thought there was a recent thread on pink fish, I see John has found it :thumbup1:
     
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    Still cant make a decision???? :(
     
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    I have a possum wrasse called Edna :-d
    She's a quiet little fish and she's pretty much tied to the rockwork.
     
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    EDNA?!?!? Great name!! Dont want a fish that is to shy (like my goby,scared of any shadows!!) Still not confident about adding a gramma tbh, but alot of people rate them and say that it will be fine?
     
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    Well the worst my RG does is get a face full of bristleworm bristles :lol: She shows off at times but is such a lovely colourful and vibrant member of the community. She's in her little cave at the mo having a nap after her dinner :D

    The possum wrasse is a hider especially at first, but Edna now ranges round the tank happily. She's right at the front at the mo swimming up and down the glass.
     
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    Mmmm I have read loads of posts saying RG are really great additions then I read one that says they are aggresive and a PITA and that puts me off as my clowns are gettinf on so well (think they have paired?) and I dont want to ruin things in my tank
     
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    The other fish of mine I absolutely adore is the starry blenny. A peaceful fish and full of character :D
     
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