Tag: functional fish

  • Lawnmower Blenny Aquarium Care: Salarias fasciatus

    Lawnmower Blenny Aquarium Care: Salarias fasciatus

    The Lawnmower Blenny fish, Salarias fasciatus, is a peaceful community saltwater aquarium fish with a great personality that will hopefully earn their keep in your tank by mowing down the naturally-occurring microalgae. Table of contents: Lawnmower blenny care You can use the following links to jump right to the section that interests you most about…

  • The Amazing Aiptasia Eating Filefish

    The Amazing Aiptasia Eating Filefish

    Hopefully, you’ll agree that having the dreaded aiptasia anemone in your reef tank is a royal pain. In the event that you have this problem, a great solution and an interesting fish to add is the Aiptasia eating filefish, a unique species of saltwater fish that is visually interesting and can actually help you clean…

  • 3 Functional Fishes for a Reef Aquarium

    3 Functional Fishes for a Reef Aquarium

    Most of the time, I buy saltwater fish for my reef aquarium because I think the fish is cool, fun to look at something inside me just says, I simply must have it. Are you like that? Well, some fish are cool, fun to look at AND will work…for free. I call these fishes the functional…