Foxface turns out to be a terror...

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  1. sebastiaan1985

    sebastiaan1985 Active Member

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    Hi all,

    after picking on the newly introduced cleaner shrimp, my foxface now also starts picking at my Duncan (also introduced last Sunday).

    Is this common behaviour?

    Best regards and thanks,
    Sebastiaan
     

  2. Tobbe

    Tobbe Active Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    Hi
    i have lost a huge duncan in very short time to mine foxface also acans. So need to keep an eye on em but its a great fish and great grazer
     
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    eatbreakfast Fish Nerd Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Showcase Editor Partner Member Expert Contributor

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    Yeah, I've come across quite a few foxfaces that pick at corals.
     
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  4. Waters

    Waters "...in perfect isolation, here behind my wall." R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    I also have had to remove one due to LPS picking........of course I now have another one in my reef though :)
     
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    They are such nice fish, always active and great colour, but picking LPS is not OK, so he has to move. Kids love how they change colour, so might have to find another fish that does that...
    Tank is too small to add a Foxface again, this one was very little, but don't want to do it again.
     
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