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    davejnz - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Sep 2004
    Daytona Bch,FL

    Default tang/tank size?

    My friend has a beautiful juvenile(2.5") Unicorn tang that he can no longer keep(being harrased by tankmates).I know tangs need large tanks but do you think it would be alright in my 40 breeder(36"x18" surface area) until it got a little larger where i would then remove him to a larger home?I just dont want him to take it back to the LFS where they keep them in small cubicles with inferior water quality which would probably only lead to its death.

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    Reptoreef - Reefkeeper CR Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Brigham City, Utah


    Should fair well so long as you intend to compensate for his growth with an "upgraded" size of tank.
    There's nowhere else I'ld rather be... unless, of course, you're buying

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    davejnz - Reefkeeper CR Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Daytona Bch,FL


    thats what i figured,the tank is spacious and currently fishless so i think he would welcome his new environment.

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