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post #1 of 4 Old 03-22-2009, 09:33 AM Thread Starter
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Anemone Question

I have a haitian anemone with an ocellaris clownfish. how long will it take before the clownfish resides within its tentacles? Thanks in advance!!
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post #2 of 4 Old 03-22-2009, 04:13 PM
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fish usually do not host a condy, as far as ALL anemones go its a hit or miss with them hosting them as well.
clowns will host anything and everything they feel safe/comfort in, which includes rock, glass, corals, anything in the tank.
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post #3 of 4 Old 03-23-2009, 10:49 PM
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I have seen tamato and clarkii clowns host condy anemones but its fairly rare. Even if you get a different anemone, the clown may not host with it. Captive bread clowns are hit or miss when it comes to taking a host.

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post #4 of 4 Old 03-24-2009, 11:19 AM
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If it does ever decide to host in this anemone (and i agree with the above info) then it can take anywhere from 1-9months.

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