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Best saltwater fish for a 50 gallon tank

50 gallons (227.3 liters) can be a perfect volume for a saltwater tank. It is large enough to allow you some pretty interesting fish options, without breaking the bank or needing you to move out of one of the rooms in your home to make space. 50 Gallon tank dimensions …

Spaghetti worms

One aspect of the aquarium hobby that keeps me interested, even after all these years, is the fantastic array of marine life that can and will end up in your tank over time. Every time we place a new coral, fish, live food, or even piece of live rock in …

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Ruby Red Dragonet Care Guide: Synchiropus sycorax

The ruby red dragonet (Synchiropus sycorax) holds a special place in aquarium history. This gorgeous member of the Callionymidae family made an appearance in the aquarium industry THIS century. Not impressive enough? What if I also mentioned they did so without a scientific name? STILL not impressed? How about if …

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5 Best Pufferfish Types

5 Best Pufferfish Types for a Saltwater Tank The pufferfish is an adorable and beloved saltwater aquarium fish. They have an adorable look, a deliberate swimming style, and lots of personality. Not to mention, they can swell up to three times their normal size when threatened. In this article, we …

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19 Best clownfish types

Clownfish were beloved saltwater aquarium fish even before Pixar immortalized Nemo on screen and have inspired many of us to create a tiny slice of the reef in our own fish tanks. This article is a guide to the different clownfish types to help you select there right one for …

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21 Best goby fish for a saltwater tank

Goby fish are generally hardy, peaceful, reef-safe saltwater aquarium fish that will be model citizens in a community reef tank. This article will provide an overview of the 21 Best goby fish for a saltwater tank, along with some important care guide quick facts. 21 Best goby fish for a …

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Clove polyps care guide: facts, placement, feeding & info

Clove polyps (Clavularia spp.) create the perfect saltwater aquarium display. Their feathery “fronds” sway back and forth in the current, resembling clusters of ferns or palm trees. And you can find them in every color imaginable. Of course, as with any coral species, there are one or two hiccups in …

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14 Best LPS corals for beginners: easy care, affordable

I started my first saltwater tank more than a decade ago, but I can still remember the feelings of excitement, anticipation and fear about selecting my first few aquarium corals. As a beginner in the aquarium hobby, it can be a bit daunting to figure out which corals are easiest …

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Best Saltwater Fish for a 90-gallon tank

A 90-gallon tank is a suitably sized tank to host a large variety of saltwater fish, but it is not large enough to host every reef aquarium species. Let’s dive a bit deeper and explore the best saltwater fish for a 90-gallon tank. Saltwater fish that need 90-gallons as a minimum …

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17 Best Biocube 32 Upgrades

Setting up a brand new all-in-one tank like the Biocube 32, by Coralife is a great way to get up and running fast–but just because it is called and all-in-one doesn’t mean you don’t have an opportunity to upgrade your tech even further. Check out these 17 Best Biocube Upgrades …