The Mangrove Jack TanK! 150 Gallon Tank

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish and Tank Photos' started by Squirtle =), Mar 9, 2012.

  1. Squirtle =)

    Squirtle =)Valued MemberMember

    Well Heres the large mangrove jack his still stressed but will turn red very soon! a bit over 60cm( 2ft) sharp teeth and sharp fins but a true beauty to watch.

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    His a bit ruffed up from the move was hard to catch as he could rip the nets apart with his teeth or just swim threw them lol.
     
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  2. Aquarist

    AquaristFishlore LegendMember

    Beautiful fish!

    If he is a bit roughed up, adding some Prime or Nova Aqua +, something to add body slime to the fish and reduce stress may help.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Ken
     
  3. OP
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    Squirtle =)

    Squirtle =)Valued MemberMember

    Thanks Ken

    I added some when we got home! thats the side effects of a 2ft fish swimming threw a net into the glass then jumping into the cover glass =( was not fun half the tank was on the floor by the time we got him lol
     
  4. pirahnah3

    pirahnah3Fishlore VIPMember

    Wow he's a big Guy. Can't wait to see him color up an relax he looks like he has some great color.
     
  5. Wendy Lubianetsky

    Wendy LubianetskyWell Known MemberMember

    :;crAwesome fish. I hope my Oscar gets that big someday.:;cr
     
  6. OP
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    Squirtle =)

    Squirtle =)Valued MemberMember

    Thanks guys, haha Wendy dont think you will have much luck =P Oscars in the wild that size are even unheard of!

    My big boy still has lots of growing to do!!!
     




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