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New Inverts and Some More Rics

FismansFrags.co.uk came through with an order of Blue Leg Hermits (Tricolor) and Ricordea Florida today! Packed really tidily as always and all arrived safe and well. Rics starting to open slowly. I will post some better images later. … Read entire article »

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Dwarf Zebra Hermits

I tracked down some Dwarf Zebras at Real Reefs! I added 15 to start with – they really are tiny – to see how they go. Here are some pics: Hoping they will start sifting that sand bed. … Read entire article »

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Day 49 video, Jawfish, Hermits and a Fighting Conch

Purchased a Jawfish (probably “ruby jawfish”) on Friday, two Halloween Hermit crabs (Ciliopagurus strigatus) and a fighting conch (very small). The Jawfish has finally settled after a few days of being quite shy. I dropped some pellets near the Jawfish’s hole this morning and it came out and readily ate them before they hit the sand bed. It’s also perched a lot higher out of its hole and all round more active. So the only potential worry from my purchases Friday is the conch which was quite a small one and has vanished. I’m a bit worried the Jawfish may have made a cave wall out of it… httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p83IeRswDd0 … Read entire article »

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