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AGGJSW
03-29-2013, 04:11 PM
Anybody own or have any information about these guys? They say they're reef safe but are they...really? How many can you put in a tank? Care level; easy, moderate, hard, expert only? Temperament? What other fish would you NOT want to put them with? etc...etc

Kio707
03-29-2013, 04:33 PM
Have one in my 180g reef. No issues. They are pretty easy to maintain. Feed seaweed.


David

Kio707
03-29-2013, 04:33 PM
Don't put in a hostile environment or someone who nips at streamers.


David

Larrypueblo
03-29-2013, 10:02 PM
you can do 1 male and several females easy 2 take care of never bothered any corals or clams in my tank

AGGJSW
03-30-2013, 07:16 AM
I've read the males can get pretty aggressive with female(s)... No?

Kio707
03-30-2013, 08:23 AM
Never seen that. It's like a group of anthias.


David

Murfman
03-30-2013, 06:51 PM
Greg, I have a Lamarks in my tank, same species. Never had an issue. There is an article I wrote on Angelfish, in the library. Give you all the info you need on them.

Larrypueblo
03-30-2013, 06:51 PM
I've read the males can get pretty aggressive with female(s)... No?

hum never read or heard of that before. always read can keep one male with one or several females just haft 2 add all at same time.

Larrypueblo
03-30-2013, 06:54 PM
this is from about.com Characteristics and Compatibility:

Often a difficult shipper, but if a healthy specimen is obtained, it settles into aquarium life rather quickly. Males will fight with same as well as other Genicanthus genus males, especially ones similar in coloration. Can be kept singly, as a pair, or a small group of females can be housed with one male in larger aquariums. Not overly aggressive, but may chase after small peaceful planktivores. Typically ignores other fish species including non-related angelfishes.

AGGJSW
03-31-2013, 06:26 PM
Thanx guys