Seahorse Tankmates Guide - Part I: Fish

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    * this is for "regular-sized" seahorses only and cannot be used in determining tankmates for Dwarf Seahorses.

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements

    If you see an asterisk* after the rating, look for additional notes in that section.


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    So, what's in a number? It's pretty safe to say those with the 0, 1 and 2 rating are safe to add to your seahorse tank, provided individual needs of both fish are met.

    A rating of 3 is pushing the envelope and may or may not work based on the individual personality of the particular fish you are trying to introduce. Please have alternative plans to house the tankmate, should a problem arise. There are plenty of fish in the 0-2 category, so it's really best to leave these be.

    Those fish with a rating of 4 have no business being housed with a seahorse, IMO.


    This is a rework of a guide from some years ago on another site that my friend Kevin and I put together on Seahorse.org. Many pictures are the same, so I wanted to explain that they are mine and not lifted from the other site (in case you run across the other one). I changed the rating system, so that it was less subjective. Back then I hated the idea of tankmates and fought it tooth and nail. LOL!

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements
    6beauty.png 6bicolorangel copy.png 6eibli copy.png
    6flameangel copy.png 6half copy.png 6heraldi copy.png
    6keyhole copy.png 6lemonpeel copy.png 6multicolorangel copy.png
    6potter copy.png 6rustyangel copy.png 6singapore copy.png

    angelfish sign.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements
    6angel.png 6bluegirdle.png 6flagfin.png
    6lamarck.png 6passer.png 6queenangel.png
    6swallowtail.png

    anglerfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6anglerone copy.png 6anglertwo copy.png 6half copy.png

    anthias.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    6pink copy.png 6purplequeen copy.png 6sunburst copy.png
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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    batfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6batfish copy.png

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    6lawnmower copy.png 6leopard copy.png 6midas copy.png

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6box copy.png 6cow copy.png

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    6pearlybutter copy.png 6racoon copy.png 6teardrop copy.png

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    6spottedcardinal copy.png Ostorhinchus compressus.png 6flamecardinal copy.png
    6orangelined.png

    chromis.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6bluechromis copy.png 6green copy.png

    clownfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6blackclown copy.png 6cinn copy.png 6fire copy.png
    6maroon copy.png 6perc copy.png 6pinkskunk copy.png
    6skunk copy.png 6tomato copy.png

    damselfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6bluedevil copy.png 6domino copy.png 6fourstripe copy.png
    6jewel copy.png 6pheonix copy.png 6threestripe copy.png
    6twostripe copy.png 6velvet copy.png 6yellowtail copy.png

    dartfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6bar copy.png 6firefish copy.png 6scissortail copy.png

    dragonette.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6stripedmandy.png 6spottedmandy copy.png 6scooter copy.png
    6redscooter copy.png

    *At this point in the game, we should be buying captive bred horses. In doing so, Mandarins are not really a food competitor and earn the rating of zero.

    eels.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6gardeneel copy.png 6abbottsmoray copy.png 6snowflake copy.png
    6tesselata copy.png 6undulatedmoray copy.png 6wolfeel copy.png

    filefish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    foxface.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6bicolorfox copy.png 6foxface copy.png 6virgate copy.png

    gobies.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6banded copy.png 6black copy.png 6catalina.png
    6clowngoby copy.png 6convict copy.png 6diamond copy.png
    6engineer copy.png 6greenclown copy.png 6jester copy.png
    6neon copy.png 6orangeprawn copy.png 6pinkbar copy.png
    6sleeper copy.png 6steinitz copy.png 6tiger copy.png
    6twinspot copy.png 6wheeler copy.png 6yellowwatch copy.png

    *Catalina gobies require lower tank temperatures than is tolerated by seahorses.

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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6panthar copy.png

    hawkfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6flame copy.png 6arc copy.png 6geometric copy.png
    6longnose copy.png 6redhawkfish copy.png

    hogfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6coralhogfish copy.png

    jawfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6pearly copy.png 6bluespot copy.png 6blackcap copy.png

    lionfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    gallerybarberilion copy.png gallerybiocellatuslion.png gallerybrachypteruslion copy.png
    galleryheteruralion copy.png gallerymombasaelion copy.png galleryradiatalion copy.png
    gallerysphexlion.png

    * Blackfoot Lionfish (Parapterois heterura) are a coldwater fish and require tank temperatures lower than a seahorse can tolerate.

    pipefish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6janss copy.png 6multibanded copy.png 6dragonface copy.png

    pseudochromis.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    6purpledotty copy.png 6strawberry copy.png 6tono copy.png

    puffers.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
    6dogface copy.png 6porcupine copy.png 6spiney copy.png
    6spottedpuffer copy.png 6starsnstripes copy.png 6valentini copy.png

    rays.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    scorpionfish.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    gallerycyanostigmascorp copy.png galleryerosasting copy.png galleryeschmeyeriscorp copy.png
    galleryfortescuewasp copy.png galleryfrondosascorp copy.png galleryinimicussting copy.png
    gallerylittoralisscorp copy.png gallerylongispinuswasp copy.png gallerymulibarbussting copy.png
    galleryrubripinniswasp copy.png gallerystrongiascorp copy.png gallerytaenionotuswasp copy.png
    gallerytriacanthusscorp copy.png diab900 copy.png

    tangs.png
    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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    0 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • no food competition (*)
    • mostly benthic/cryptic and keep to themselves
    1 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column, but does not have a fast/erratic swimming pattern
    2 Risk Rating
    • no aggressive tendencies
    • minimal food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    3 Risk Rating
    • a little assertive
    • more pronounced food competition
    • mostly in water column and has fast or erratic swimming pattern
    4 Risk Rating
    • semi-aggressive or aggressive
    • direct food competition
    • immaterial if aggressive or a direct food competitor
    • incompatible tank requirements/habits
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