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  1. SD_Reefer_Madness

    150 gallon mixed reef fish list

    I’m in the process of setting up a new tank, it’s a 150 gallon (60”x24”x24”) with a 40 gallon sump. I’ve been getting a live stock list going and was wondering what the best order to add the fish would be, besides clowns first. I should add both the tangs at once to curve aggression correct...
  2. Schraufabagel

    Looking for Stocking Input

    Hey guys. I'm finishing up my cycle for my mixed reef tank. I have a 25 gallon tank that I plan to stock with lots of macro algae, soft corals, and LPS. My current stocking list is for 2 clownfish, 1 banggai cardinalfish, and a clown goby. Anyone have an recommendations on a fifth?
  3. R

    Stocking Ideas for new 150g mixed reef

    Hello all, I am nearing completion on my fully DIY 150gallon reef tank. The tank that I made is 60”x24”x24” and has a 50gallon sump. I am using about 2” of sand, as well as some NSA rock sculptures I made (about 120lbs of rock). The sump will contain an 11”x11”x11” chaeto refugium, 4L+ of...
  4. Schraufabagel

    Stocking List Compatibility

    Hey guys. I’m currently cycling rock for my 25 gallon AIO. I wont be buying any fish until June, at which point I will quarantine them for a month. So the fish probably won’t make it into the display tank for 2-3 months yet. Would this stocking list be a compatible grouping? - 2 Clownfish - 1...
  5. O

    160g stock thoughts?

    Just curious to any thoughts on my stock list for my new 160g tank. Tank dimensions are 60x26x26 and will have plenty of hiding places with the negative space bonsai approach that I'm taking with the aquascape. I plan on stocking over the course of 4 months and will be stocking the tank with...
  6. Beaker1811

    75 Gallon Stocking suggestions

    Hello all! I am working on my potential stock list. I know I can't have all of the following fish, so I'm hoping for advice on narrowing it down. I'm also open to alternative suggestions! Must Haves: 2 Black Storm Clownfish 1 Yellow Watchman Goby Ideas: Black Cap Basslet Gold Assessor Flasher...
  7. L

    75 gallon mixed reef stock list

    Some of y’all may have seen my previous post, i have decided a 75 gallon would be the best choice for me. So. Here is my potential stock list: show fish: Tomini tang A dwarf or swallowtail angel(could a goldflake or cream angel work?) a group or harem fish: Pygmy angel trio Or Damselfish...
  8. adamlodge14

    Which first? Gramma or blenny?

    Hiya guys, I have a Yasha goby/pistol shrimp pair in my tank and in about a week a pink streaked wrasse is arriving. About a month after it arrives (whenever my tank is ready) I want to add another fish, either a royal gramma or a pictus blenny. Eventually I would like both in my tank, but which...
  9. F

    Red Sea Reefer 300xl stocking list ideas

    Hey all im new to the hobby and i found a great deal on a Red Sea Reefer 300xl it came with almost everything i needed so now im cycling my tank for the next month and im thinking about what fish ill be putting in the tank and these are just ideas but i want second opinions on these fish before...
  10. fox0521

    120 g stock help

    Hello! Looking to see what else I can (eventually) add to my tank! I have a 2’x2’x4’ 120 g mixed reef. Current inhabitants: Purple Tang Scopas Tang Pair of Clowns Banggai Cardinal Gold Head Sleeper Goby Some possibthat have peaked my interest: Blue Throat Trigger Copperband Butterfly Coral...
  11. D

    Tang Suggestions for 4ft 165 gallon tank.

    Hi guys I currently have a 4X2.5X2.5 165 gallon (DT volume) tank and was wondering if I would be able to add another tang. Considering my tank is only 4ft long are there any tangs people could recommend? I would like to be able to keep the tang until its adult size I was going to add a yellow...
  12. Davar93

    80 or 90 gallon stock list advice

    Hey guys! Let me know what you think of my stock list below for tank upgrade 80 or 90 gallon. Please let me know which may be better from the ones I wrote “or” in. Thanks!! Green chromis 3 Clowns 2 Six line 1 Royal gramma 1 Molly Miller blenny 1 Blue spot jawfish 1 Springeri damsel 1...
  13. Davar93

    50 gallon stock list

    Hello everyone! I am looking to upgrade from my nano 30 to a 50 gallon cube. Here is what I have for my stock list for far. Please let me know what you think. The ones that say current are currently getting along in my tank. Thanks! 2 clowns (current) 3 chromis (1 current) Midas blenny...
  14. Zoa_Fanatic

    New 32 gallon fish

    I’m moving my damsel to my 16 gallon. I want to add the following to my 32 and need some help deciding 2 clowns (for sure) Royal gramm/orchid dottyback Yellow corris wrasse wpuld the dottyback or the gramma be better? My rock scape is very flat at the moment because of my engineer goby who...
  15. R

    Newly acquired Achilles tang and the game plan

    What’s up everyone, I just purchased a 3-4 inch Achilles tang which is currently in quarantine. Any long term Achilles tang owners out there? I’ve got 3 tangs that are 100% quarantined with prazi and copper and have been sitting in my 75 gallon holding tank along with 3 wrasses waiting for my...
  16. Zoa_Fanatic

    Biocube 32 led stocking ideas

    I’ve been running a nanocube or biocube for 7 years now. In that time I’ve had an engineer goby (who just passed at age 10 and nearly 2ft long) and a four stripe damsel the whole time. A Madagascar clownfish, green corris wrasse, and coral beauty angel have all passed through. I had to get rid...
  17. fox0521

    Too much rock??

    Hey folks! I’ve got a 55 gallon set up as a peninsula. The tank is about 4 months old, and my question today is: can you have too much rock? I am worried that my tank won’t allow enough swimming room for additional fish, as I’ve already seen some minor aggression (territorial, clowns chase goby...
  18. jfeinmel

    Fish Plan Help

    Hello looking for advice on fish plan I am thinking about after cycle is complete. I have a 60 gallon tank (24x24x18) with 32 lbs of rock. Any input appreciated and in what order to add. Thanks!! Clown fish x2 Benghai Cardinal x2 Royal Gramma Flame Angelfish
  19. Schraufabagel

    Wondering what tank would suit my goals

    I would like to get into the hobby with a 55+ gallon tank this summer. I’ve been looking at the Waterbox Marine X 90.3/110.4, or Red Sea Reefer 300XL/350/425XL. I will be living in an apartment for the next 6 years at least. Here are the fish that I’d like to have at the very least: Clownfish...
  20. SurgeonFish

    CVUE 40 AIO: What you do with this tank?

    In the process of handling a 125 and I ended up with this CVUE 40 all in one. I thew together a quick aquascape, filled it, added some seeded rock and macro algae to the refugium and started the cycle. what would you do with this tank? I’m genuinely interested in some unique ideas, here are...
  21. Reefer37

    Final Fish Recommendation? 45g Cube

    So I have over a year old 45g cube with two ocellaris clowns, a bicolor blenny, and a small yellow coris wrasse. Have been debating adding another fish. I was thinking something really unique and not seen in tanks often. A centerpiece fish would be nice, but I know I'm limited on size. I'm not...
  22. ItalCanadaReefer

    Coral Pest Eater - Pink Streaked Wrasse or White Banded Possum Wrasse

    Hi all, I am looking for a pest-eating fish species to help keep corals from pest vulnerability. I was originally considering adding a six line wrasse to control some coral eating pests, however, after some more research, I am seeing that this fish, even if added last to the system, can become...
  23. MmeAssoc

    Help sorting fish from least to most aggressive?

    Hi all, Newbie here, trying to plan out my stocking list. I've read that you should add the most gentle fish first, and most aggressive last. Given that, what order should I add these fish in: - Pair of ocellaris or percula clowns - Scarlet or longnose hawkfish (depending on which I can find)...
  24. hds4216

    I have three ideas to finish stocking my 32g, please provide input!

    Hi all! I have a 32g that's been up and running for about six months now, though it only got its first fishy inhabitant in August. It currently has three occupants at the moment - two Ocellaris clownfish, and a very tiny "yellow" watchman goby (that isn't yellow at all). Trying to decide which...
  25. MJV15

    Tangs for WB 7225

    Happy holidays Reefers, I wanted to just get a sanity check on my tang stocking plan for my upcoming tank upgrade I currently have a marine land 90 gallon with a single Yellow Tang along with some other tank mates standard clowns, six line 4 choms. Im going to be upgrading to a waterbox 7225...