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post #1 of 9 Old 11-03-2009, 07:25 PM Thread Starter
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What is the salt/compateablity levels for these fish all will be in same tank

firefish group pf 3
yellow tang added last
regal tang added second to last
clown banggai cardnal group of 3

when should the invertabrits be added
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post #2 of 9 Old 11-03-2009, 09:25 PM
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What is the salt/compateablity levels for these fish all will be in same tank

firefish group pf 3
yellow tang added last
regal tang added second to last
clown banggai cardnal group of 3

when should the invertabrits be added
Provided you have at least a 125 gallon tank, these are fine. If your aquarium is smaller than this, then mixing 2 Tangs together will prove high risk. Also, the Regal Tang is a large growing Tang which is best given a 125 gallon tank for grow out purposes.

What size tank do you have?
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post #3 of 9 Old 11-05-2009, 03:40 PM Thread Starter
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75 it will be moved when needed

i need to know what the salt level needs to be the tanks been used before and salt is still there


i have decied to lower the amout of firefish to 1 and add a flame angel

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post #4 of 9 Old 11-05-2009, 09:06 PM
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1.024 to 1.028, personally. It is all a personal preference.
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post #5 of 9 Old 11-05-2009, 10:37 PM
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I run 1.023 to 1.024. You can add inverts at any time.

Also, I see no reason to reduce the number of Firefish. You can add 3 and still have room for a Flame Angel.

Keep in mind, you are REALLY pushing your luck with compatibility. Centropyge angelfish species and Zebrasoma tangs often have compatibility issues. The same is true for adding 2 Tangs to a 75 gallon tank. So, put these issues together and you could be looking at a high risk situation.
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post #6 of 9 Old 11-06-2009, 07:30 PM Thread Starter
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yes i knew about the tangs and not about the angels so instead of a flame angel could i add 3 pajama cardinals in stead if so would they school with the baggai's
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I have never kept Pajama and Baggai Cardinals together. I really have no idea.
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post #8 of 9 Old 11-07-2009, 12:05 PM Thread Starter
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ok but the room is big enuf right
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ok but the room is big enuf right
I would think so. Let me know how it works out.
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