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which tang for my 8 gallon nano?


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    Default which tang for my 8 gallon nano?

    I thought that would make everyone look
    I am starting up a 85 gallon rimless tank, mixed reef
    Help me pick some fish and inverts out thanks

    My game plan for fish so far is going to be
    2 clowns probably occelaris
    1 6line wrasse
    1 yellow coris wrasse
    1 dwarf angel of some type i think a pygmy angel?
    and.............


    Inverts
    2 cleaner shrimp
    1 bloodshrimp
    2 emerald crabs
    1 porcelin crab
    1 anenome crab
    2 peppermint shrimp
    1 rose bubble tip anenome
    lots of hermits
    lots of cerith snails
    3 mexican turbo snails
    royal urchin
    MAYBE A PISTOL SHRIMP? give me your thoughts please on them
    red thorny star
    sand sifting starfish
    and......................


    tell me what fish you ave and what works for you and remember i have rimless tank thanks please leave a comment!!

    Tank is 3 foot wide, 2 foot deep and tall
    Last edited by PolskaReefer; 04-06-2010 at 01:15 PM.

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    I personally would add a tang or two for algae cleanup

    that title is just mis leading and wrong :P
    I have been reefing from 08-2007 till 5-2011

    reef tanks are like wifes you have to give them some attention every now and then

    current tank is an 80g FW containing Oscars

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    ok
    but i dont want a yellow tang too much yellow with the wrasse
    or the powder blue and acheilles too hard to keep in a tank that size

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    convict or kole tangs...

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    tazzy695 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    tomini tangs are cool also
    I have been reefing from 08-2007 till 5-2011

    reef tanks are like wifes you have to give them some attention every now and then

    current tank is an 80g FW containing Oscars

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    I personally like the Ctenochaetus tominiensis.

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    Need a tang for your 8 gallon nano? I recomend the 1/4" one! As soon as ya find it- toss it in!

    Had to tosss that reply in. I will leave the tang recomendations to the tang guys around here.

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    Get a GoldRim. I love mine and he does great at keeping the algae down.

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