Dwarf zebra lionfish

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  1. Joey123

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    so, how small of a fish can a dzl eat? Thanks
     
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    nautical_nathaniel Indecision may or may not be my problem. R2R Supporter Reef Squad Leader R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Anything that can fit in it's mouth and maybe a little more than that.
     
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    I've found a dwarl zebra can eat something about 3/4 of it's body size.
     
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    So, how big do they get?
     
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    Full grown about 5".
     
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    What about the fuzzies?
     
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    I'm sorry, I got confused as far as which species we were referring, 5" for fuzzy, a little over 6" for dwarf zebra.
     
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