Top 71 - 80 Reef Tanks 2009

Rated #71: 29 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #71 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.37
Number of votes: 168
Quote: I promise, I am just going to go in and get water, I wont buy any more corals, I promise.
About Yourself: I have always had an interest in aquariums, starting with an African Chiclid tank when I was in college. This tank has been up and running now for a little more than 18 months. I want to soon move up to a larger (90+ gallon) tank.
Fish Kept: True Percula Clown, 6 Line Wrasse, Blood Red Shrimp, Red Fromia Sea Star, Margined Sea Star, Grey Sand Sifting Sea Star, Various snails and hermit crabs
Corals/Plants: Green Torch, Pink and White Pumping Xenia, Branch Pumping Xenia, White/Green Pipe Organ, Cabbage Coral, Large Button Polyp, Orange Center Polyp colony,Green Zoa colony, Mushrooms (red, true blue, green, watermelon striped), devil's hand
Tank Size: 29 gallons
Advice: Be patient and creative
Description: 29 gallon reef tank, one year established

Rated #72: 90 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #72 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.36
Number of votes: 162
Quote: get it
About Yourself: The first time I saw a saltwater/reef tank, I bought one. I have been addicted to it ever since.
Fish Kept: Pair of maroon goldstripe clowns, a coral beauty, 3 yellow tail damsels, and a lawnmower blenny. 2 cleaner shrimp, 3 peppermint shrimp and one coral banded shrimp. 50 blue leg hermits,4 emerald crabs, 20 nars. sanails, 1 serpent star, 1brittle star.
Corals/Plants: mushroom corals, zoos, polyps, pulsing xenias, 1 leather coral, carpet anemone, and a long tentacle anemone
Tank Size: 90 gallons
Advice: take your time like me. Please leave comments. Any advice or suggestions you have, please feel free to let me know.
Description: 90 gallon

Rated #73: 75 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #73 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.36
Number of votes: 152
Quote: Don't let life happen TO you, let life happen THROUGH you...
About Yourself: What started out as a small gift for my wife has turned in to this wonderful hobby for myself!!!
Fish Kept: Six-Line Wrasse, 3 Blue Reef Chromis, 2 Ocellaris Clowns, Purple Tang, Yellow Tang, Candy Stripe Hogfish, Indigo Dottyback, Fiji Damsel, Tomini Tang, Yellow Head Jawfish, Pink/Bluespot Watchman Goby, & Lots of Hermit Crabs!
Corals/Plants: Green Lobophyllia Coral, Molton Lava Lobyphillia, Red Lobophyllia Coral Neon Green Open Brain Coral, Red Trachaphylia Brain Coral with a Teal Mouth, , Bluish Green Scolymia, Blood Red Goniopora, Neon Green Blasto Merletti, Hawaiian Acan, Purple Tip Hammer Coral, Green Goblet Modern Coral, Alien Eye Acan, Red Orange Welsi Blasto, Sunset Favia, Orange Ricordia, Green Tip Harry Mushroom, Green Mushroom, Ultra Rainbow Acan, Green Capricorn with Purple Rim, Candy Cane Coral, Hot Orange Capricorn, Sun Coral, Duncan Whisker Coral, Neon Green Hammer Coral, Purple Torch Coral, Flourescent Green Alveopora, Frogspawn, Branching Frogspawn, Neon Green True Nepthea, Neon Green Star Polyps, Sunfire Zoa, Eagle Eye Zoa, Miami Dolphins Zoa, Hercules Zoa, Fire Cap Zoas, Dragon Eye Zoas, Armor of God Zoas, Radio Active Zoa, Green/Orange Buttton Polyps, & Rainbow Zoas, Sky Blue Palys
Tank Size: 75 gallons
Advice: Research, research, & more research!!! Don't be afraid to ask questions. And plan before you buy - it will benefit you much more in the long run.
Description: My Caribbean Paradise

Rated #74: 28 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #74 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.36
Number of votes: 173
Quote: say what u mean and mean what u say because those who care don't matter nd those who matter wont care
Fish Kept: 2 Black Percula Clownfish Pearly Jewfish Purple and Orange Firefish
Corals/Plants: Green Bubble Brain Coral Sun Coral (orange) Frogspawn Ricordia (11) Trumpet coal Xenia Bubble tip anemene Star polyps Zooanthas
Tank Size: 28 gallons
Advice: Take your time with the hobby and enjoy!!
Description: Ocean Tranquility

Rated #75: 92 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #75 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.36
Number of votes: 174
About Yourself: At home consultant who got into fish as a new hobby and fell in love with it. After taking a break, once the kids left the house, I got back into this great hobby that I love.
Fish Kept: 3 green chromis 3 scissor tail gobies 1 purple firefish gobie 2 firefish gobies 3 neon blue damsels 1 oscelaris clown 1 flameback angel 1 sally light foot 1 emerald green crab 1 sandsifter starfish 1 peppermint shrimp 1 spotted mandarin 1 derasa clam
Corals/Plants: 3 orange ricordia 1 green ricordia 1 blue ricordia 1 green maze coral 1 hammer coral 1 candy cane 1 torch coral 1 bubble coral Numerous assorted mushrooms 1 toadstool 2 green zoa 1 green star polyp 1 pulsing xenia assorted yellow polyps frog spawn
Tank Size: 92 gallons
Advice: Patience is everything, it wil take several months to get everything settled.
Description: My New Bow Front Aquarium!

Rated #76: 75 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #76 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.31
Number of votes: 163
Fish Kept: blue hippo tang, tomini tang, flame hawkfish, two lyretail anthias, yellow coris wrasse, melanurus wrasse, ocellaris clownfish, lawnmower blenny, pajama cardinalfish, royal gramma.
Tank Size: 75 gallons
Advice: be patient..
Description: another picture of my newly redesigned aquascape. someone told me my rockwork doesn't look natural, so I rearranged it. please rate.

Rated #77: 265 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #77 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.3
Number of votes: 167
Fish Kept: naso tang, yellow tang, blue tang, sailfin tang,bimaculatus anthias, purple queen anthias, antenatta lionfish, majestic angel, niger trigger, goldstripe maroon clown.
Corals/Plants: Multiple SPS, one huge ORA toadstool, torch, frogspawn,hammer,BTA anemone,cheato,zoa's,candy canes
Tank Size: 265 gallons
Advice: take your time and read, read, & read again before you buy coral/fish/inverts
Description: 265g mixed reef

Rated #78: 55 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #78 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.29
Number of votes: 161
Fish Kept: sail fin tang, 2 blue devil damsels,clownfish, orangedot sleeper goby,blackray shrimp goby, yellow watchman goby, six line wrasse, and a yellow wrasse, peppermint shrimp, emerald crab, tiger tail cucumber
Corals/Plants: sun, xenia, mushroom, stony, leather, brain, finger, kenya tree corals. gsp, colonial, zooathiads polyps.
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: be patient!
Description: my reef

Rated #79: 37 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #79 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.28
Number of votes: 143
Quote: Blah blah blah
About Yourself: Stay at home dad
Fish Kept: Watchman goby, maroon and Clarkii clowns, Valentini Puffer, Coral Beauty angel, crocea clam
Corals/Plants: Several zoas, palys
Tank Size: 37 gallons
Advice: Stay informed
Description: born 08-17-09

Rated #80: 130 Gallons Reef Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United Kingdom
Rank: #80 out of 152 Reef Tanks submitted 2009
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Submitted:
Ratings: 5.26
Number of votes: 170
Quote: let me just do this
About Yourself: use to keep tropical fish for a while and got bored of the colours etc.. so brought a 3ft marine tank which i had for a while then brought a baby coral catshark. then final brought my new tank for my sharkk which is 5ft x 2 x 2.
Fish Kept: coral cat shark, 2 lion fish, fox face and a regal tang soon to have a sting ray and an eel,i did use to have 2 coral catsharks but i lost one to a goiter which woz guttering!!
Corals/Plants: torch coral, pulsing xeina toadstools x 2 and a finger leather. more to be added soon
Tank Size: 130 gallons
Advice: take your time dnt rush and dont buy cheap crap
Description: latest picture

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