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  1. M

    Trouble with Inverts - Shrimp, Clams, Slugs...you name it

    Hi, I am having a heck of a time with inverts and it's only getting worse. Tank: 70 gallon mixed reef. Kole tang, 2 anthias, bi-colored blenny, and 2 clowns. Several SPS and LPS (SPS grow well in the tank but LPS is hit and miss) and softies (grow really well). I lose cleaner shrimp every...
  2. P

    Maxima Clam & Green Emerald Crab

    I just purchased a Maxima Clam today and I have a Green Emerald Crab that is checking it out. Are these two combatable with each other? Or will I need to dispose of the crab?
  3. Peach02

    Bristle worms keep showing up on my clam

    i got a small maxima clam for my 33g last Thursday and it seems perfectly healthy however in the mornings and at night I’ve seen a total of 4 on it and 1 several weeks before I had it, I’ve killed all the ones I’ve seen on the clam but couldn’t find the bigger one again, does anyone know if they...
  4. Peach02

    Bristle worm predators?

    So I recently added a Maximus clam to my 30g reef tank and it is adapting great but every night and sometimes in the mornings it will have a bristle worm or two on the shell, I've been removing them with tweezers but I know that this is not sustainable. I always wanted to get a clam so removing...
  5. FishyBusinessAq

    Davy Jones Locker - Still over 250 great WYSIWYG items available! (10%off)

    Shop Now: https://fishybusinessaquatics.com/wysiwyg/ You can still get 10% off with code: weekend10
  6. FishyBusinessAq

    Assorted Inverts we have in stock...

    Shop all Inverts! https://fishybusinessaquatics.com/invertebrates/
  7. TheOneWhoIsThere

    Clam

    I want to put a clam in my tank. I’m not sure how big it will get, or if my 20gallon is fine. Can I get a clam? How big will it get?
  8. sdcosta

    Theres a clam on my clam?

    It does open and close/respond to movement and light It doesnt seem to be bothering the big clam at all, just curious on an ID.
  9. FishyBusinessAq

    Coming to Davy Jones Locker Soon - Almost 600 items, including Maxima Clams!

    Here are a few of the many items coming to Davy Jones Locker...
  10. D. Torres

    What is my clam doing?

    I've had this clam for about 4 months and I don't know if I just never noticed it doing this but today I noticed it was expelling some sort of milky/cloudy substance. I got a video of it doing it which is linked here in a YouTube video. Is this normal or something I should be concerned with...
  11. Jeremy K.A.

    Clams on half shell help please

    I'm curious, if I feed my fish clams on the half shell will they end up eating my Live Tridacna/Hippopus as well?
  12. KMench

    Nipping or too much flow?

    I've had a 2" Maxima I purchased off divers den for about ten days now. I had initially placed it on the rockwork and it opened up. A few hours after I noticed it was not open as much. Ever since then it hasn't fully extended its mantle. I do have a yellow longnose butterfly, but have not seen...
  13. C

    Clam growing out of tank?

    Hi Reef2Reef, I've had this squamosa clam for about 8 weeks in my quarantine and I've been battling pyramid snails there ;Inpain The thing is, I can't move the clam to the display before the pyramids go extinct, which will not happen for a few more weeks (or longer) while the clam is growing...
  14. C

    Turban snail on clam mantle

    My trochus snail is attached to the underside of the clam's mantle. It's been there for a few hours. The mantle is extending normally. Should I just leave them alone, or do something so that the snail can't climb onto the clam again? By the way they are newly bought and are still in the quarantine.
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    Seahorse and clam
  16. FLSharkvictim

    All most 1 yr old got it @ Reef-A-Polazza 2017 Orlando

    A 1 yr old Ultra Blue Tridacna maxima!
  17. FLSharkvictim

    Tridacna maxima -Ultra Blue Maxima Clam

    It will be coming up on a year now since i GOT him from Reef-A-Palooza in Orlando. Currently in the process of doing an upgrade to a SCA 150. If you want something to make your tank pop, add two of these on each side of the tank!
  18. MarineDepot

    A Conversation About Clams With James Fatherree

    A Conversation About Clams With James Fatherree We discuss writing, diving, clam care, and more!
  19. Davenkim

    Radion settings and maxima clam?

    I have the aquatic life hybrid fixture with 4 t5 bulbs (ati blue plus) and two radion G3 xr30s. It is the 4 foot fixture over a 130 gallon 5 ft tank. I dont have access to a par meter, and I dont live close to a lfs that rents them. I would rather not purchase one, so I wondered if any of you...
  20. YourReef

    Maxima Clams- Just uploaded to the site! (3-4 Inch & 5 Inch)

    We have just uploaded a batch of Maxima Clams to the website. Several different sizes/prices available. https://www.yourreef.com/wysiwyg/clams-wysiwyg Maxima Clam 1 3-4 Inch WYSIWYG- $99 Maxima Clam 2 3-4 Inch WYSIWYG- $99 Maxima Clam 3 - Large 5 Inch WYSIWYG- $109 Maxima Clam 5 -...
  21. ThilankaPerera

    26G Nano Reef | Coral Eden

    Current FTS - 20.11.2017 Background : I’ve been a fan of Reef tanks for ages but always was afraid to start one myself so I kept myself busy with freshwater tanks. After reading a lot about them, especially this forum, I decided to start my first Nano Reef. My initial plan was to start...
  22. Tigweldpro

    Clam price guide. Post pics & prices from your local LFS

    Hey, I don't see a thread for comparing clam prices across different locations and times of year. Hopefully we can get some pics and prices posted here just to get an idea of what these sexy mollusks go for. And possibly have an expert confirm that they are even labeled properly. Local LFS in...
  23. 0rangeFish

    maxima clam localized bleaching

    Over the past few weeks my clam has slowly been bleaching. The original spot was very very small but now covers two ruffles of the mantle. Also the parts that are bleached are pulled in. After reading a bunch there was only one article that seemed to have an answer, the cause being an infection...
  24. 0rangeFish

    Maxima Clam mantle rotting

    My maxima clam's mantle appears to be rotting in two spots. It's a blue clam and the areas turned white a few days ago and now the flesh is looks like it's rotting. The clam is pulling in the ruffles with the afflicted area. I can't find anything online that looks like what the clam has. Any...
  25. aKlevans

    Crocea Clam with Ai Prime?

    Hey everyone, Do you think that a crocea clam could survive with an Ai Prime if I place it fairly high in the tank? I know that they require more light than other clams but they would all outgrow my tank. Any suggestions?
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