Do ACRO lovers still HATE us? Poor little Zoanthiniaria.....

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How much do you like zoanthids?

  • LOVE them

    Votes: 448 44.4%
  • Like them

    Votes: 274 27.1%
  • They're "ok"

    Votes: 195 19.3%
  • Don't like them

    Votes: 51 5.0%
  • Hate them

    Votes: 28 2.8%
  • Other (please explain)

    Votes: 14 1.4%

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ca1ore

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Single most impressive tank I ever saw was a 4’ display of wall to wall zoas. WOW! I’d love to keep them, unfortunately my angels love them too :(
 

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No hate but I don’t like them. Too invasive. Had them as a newbie but none now. Tank is mature and can support SPS so that is what it is now. SPS looks more like the real reef to me.
 

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What kinds of angels? I need some zoanthid eaters badly.
I have a bunch of large angels, and they all eat zoas - asfur, emperor and regal. Dwarfs are less problematic.
 

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1. Do you like zoanthids and if so why or why not?
Heck yeah! They're brightly colored and seem easy enough to grow.

2. What's your hands down most favorite zoanthid?
I answered this question here. But to quote me:

Goblins Fire Zoas. I know they're not the most expensive or colorful coral, but man I love the color of the green in the center contrasted by the orange outside.

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I love them. I want to do a heavy sps tank but they are soooo touchy I view them as almost waiting to die. In such an expensive hobby I like zoas and things that are a bit cheaper and easier to recoup costs on with frags after a few months.

Also a big fan of classics like eagle eyes, dragon eyes, bam bam. They don't look any worse than they did a decade go and now are dirt cheap.
 

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I like them but I can't keep them so I don't love them. I only tried once a year ago. I think my nutrients are too low for them. I also can't keep leathers for the same reason. I might try again if the right opportunity presents itself.
 

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To be honest, I love the colors and variety they come in. However the toxin still scares me a bit. But, I think I'm still going to be brave and get some for the color they can add to the tanks.
 
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Have you ever had a Angelfish in your reef tank?

  • Yes and it was a model citizen (tell us which one)

    Votes: 170 33.8%
  • Yes but it did nip from time to time

    Votes: 70 13.9%
  • Yes but I had to remove it because it went rogue

    Votes: 33 6.6%
  • No but I would like to try one

    Votes: 141 28.0%
  • No and not interested

    Votes: 71 14.1%
  • Other (please explain)

    Votes: 18 3.6%
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