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What is one of the colors on a clownfish? (hint there is a clownfish on the CR logo in the top left corner of the page.)

My Chromis host Acros?


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    Default My Chromis host Acros?

    I've never kept Green Chromis in the past, but thought what the heck and I bought 5 to have a nice little school of fish.
    3 survived, 2 just up and disappeared for whatever reason.

    Yesterday I noticed a new behavior.....They like to hang out in the middle of my 8" birds-nest colony. They just sit in there perched like a hawkfish or something.

    Is this normal for them?

    Why do they do this?

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    Corvette Reefer - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    hahah thats pretty wild sounding but still cool!!
    The names Vette, Corvette. . .

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    rmalone - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Oh yeah I've noticed that chromis like to hang out in sps, good hiding spot really.

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    This is quite like their natural behavior in the wild. I have seen huge schools of them hanging out in acro colonies on the GBR. Most excellent to see animals exhibit natural behaviors in out tanks.

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    SaltCreeps - Reefkeeper CR Member
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