Howdy! I'm starting a saltwater reef tank, and I am looking for coral! No SPS, as I do not have the proper lighting yet. My preferred choices would be polyps, zoanthids, and maybe some coral fans. Thanks for reading!
Mine has to be Ocellaris Clownfish. Even though many fish have way cooler abilities and looks, mine have been with me for years, and stuck with me through tank wipe-outs, ammonia spikes, new tank mates! They are very fun to watch, and resilient.
Howdy! I'm coming back into the hobby, and I'm very excited about it. I've got a 55 gallon, but I'm unsure how to go about it. I've got 2 clowns, and that is it in the tank. I want to get some bigger fish, coral, and some inverts. The "bang" is an eel!
I want to get a snowflake eel. I have all...
Think about things that could possibly deteriorate in the tank. Things that could be nipped, broken, or eaten by accident. The painting would be hard. You could paint with a paint marker or the like, and Flex Seal the heck out of it.
Enjoy. This sounds awesome.
You're on the right track with the Angels, but you'd have to go Dwarf though. They have a great personality but have trouble getting acclimated. Tangs just need more room in general, so I wouldn't recommend them.
A Jawfish could add personality, but add it in first. It takes a small piece of...
Tangs would be pretty hard to keep. I honestly want one, but I think it might be for the best not to have one in a 55.
May I suggest a Dwarf Angel instead? They are smaller, but serve the same kind of look as a tang. The color variation is SO PRETTY as well!