Top 10 Saltwater Fish All Time

Rated #1: Saltwater Fish - Synchiropus Cf. Splendidus - Red Mandarin Stocking In 45 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #1 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 8.87
Number of votes: 47
About Yourself: I like having a fish tank, it's almost an addiction for me. I have to stop by a fish store almost every time I pass one. I also am a photographer, so taking pictures of my fish is a challenge that can be worth it in the end...
Tank Size: 45 gallons
Advice: Start out with something small and simple. Then slowly work to something bigger. My first tank was a one gallon hex over twenty years ago, and I started with zebra danios and gold fish
Description: Mandarinfish or Mandarin Dragonet (Synchiropus splendidus)

Rated #2: Saltwater Fish - Amphiprion Ocellaris Var. - Black And White Ocellaris Clownfish Stocking In 53 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:Australia
Rank: #2 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.82
Number of votes: 34
Fish Kept: Black and White Ocellaris Clownfish, Sailfin Tang, Green Reef Chromis, Dispar Anthias
Corals/Plants: Heliofungia Favia Bubble coral Tongue coral
Tank Size: 53 gallons
Advice: Do your research, don't just blindly follow what your local aquarium employee says is best for you
Description: Black clownfish

Rated #3: Saltwater Fish - Cryptocentrus Cinctus - Yellow Watchman Goby Stocking In 540 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:Poland
Rank: #3 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.79
Number of votes: 19
Tank Size: 540 gallons
Description: macro1

Rated #4: Saltwater Fish - Pterois Volitans - Volitan Lionfish, Colored Stocking In 100 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #4 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.73
Number of votes: 41
Corals/Plants: None
Tank Size: 100 gallons
Advice: Know what your doing.
Description: Volitan lionfish

Rated #5: Saltwater Fish - Synchiropus Splendidus - Green Mandarin Stocking In 70 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #5 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.72
Number of votes: 25
Quote: go slow, let it grow
Fish Kept: Fish:, 1 Banggai Cardinals , 1 Harlequin Tusk (Aussie), 1 Ocellaris Clown , 1 Coral Beauty Angel, 1 Royal Gramma , 1 Flame Hawk , 1 Yellow Watchman Goby, 1 Pearly Yellowhead Jawfish, 1 Mandarin Dragonet, 1 Green Clown Goby, Clams:, 1 Maxima Clam, , Inverts:, 3 Rose Bubble-Tip Anemone, 1 Cleaner Shrimp, 40 Nassarius Snails , 30 Blue-legged Hermits, 20 Tropheus Snails, 15 Astrea Snails, , Equipment:, 70g (30x30x18) cube w/ corner-flo, 60lbs Fiji Live Rock, 60lbs Aragonite sand, eShopps RS-100 sump , Mag 9.5 return pump, Reef Octopus NW-110 Skimmer, 300w Fluval E Heater, Lumenmax 2 Pendant, Galaxy select-a-watt ballast 250w/400w, Radium 20K 250w bulb, Tunze 3155 ATO w/ 10g reservoir
Corals/Plants: <u>Corals</u><br> Torch Coral <br> Duncan Coral<br> Frogspawn Coral<br> Sinularia Leather Coral <br> Multii-colored Mushrooms<br> Hairy Mushrooms<br> Pom Pom Xenia Coral <br> Cabbage Leather Coral<br> Red Montipora<br> Green/Purple Star Polyps
Tank Size: 70 gallons
Advice: Research, Patience, & Responsibility
Description: My Mandarin Dragonet

Rated #6: Saltwater Fish - Cryptocentrus Leptocephalus - Pink Spotted Watchman Goby Stocking In 65 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #6 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.71
Number of votes: 24
Quote: I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me. -Winston Churchill
Fish Kept: Fish: 2 tomato clowns, 1 niger trigger, 1 six line wrasse, 1 pink spot shrimp goby, 2 pajama cardinals, 3 green chromies. Inverts: 1 skunk cleaner shrimp, 1 coral banded shrimp, 50 hermit crabs (red &blue leg mix), 1 sand sifting starfish, 20 various snails
Corals/Plants: Coral: Blue mushrooms, green mushrooms, brown mushroom, 3 zoanthid mats, 1 fifty plus head duncan, 3 various leathers, 1 frogspawn frag Plants: None.
Tank Size: 65 gallons
Advice: Don't overcomplicate. Make sure to populate your tank with useful livestock (reef cleaners)!
Description: Pink spot shrimp goby

Rated #7: Saltwater Fish - Acanthurus Olivaceous - Orangeshoulder Tang Stocking In 554 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:France
Rank: #7 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.65
Number of votes: 23
Fish Kept: Chirurgiens.
Corals/Plants: Lps, sps
Tank Size: 554 gallons
Advice: lancez vous ;)
Description: acanthurus Olivaceus

Rated #8: Saltwater Fish - Paracanthurus Hepatus - Blue Tang Stocking In 65 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #8 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.54
Number of votes: 26
Quote: YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE
About Yourself: HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR, HARD WORKING, NEW FATHER, SPORT ENTHUSIAST, OUTDOORSMAN... WISH I COULD FISH ON MY BOAT EVERY DAY
Fish Kept: BLOND NASO,YELLOW HAWAIIAN,BLUE HIPPO,MAROON CLOWN,MIDAS BLENNY,BANJAI CARDINAL,FIRE FISH,GREEN MANDARIN,BLUE FACED GOBY,ROYAL GRAMMA,SIX LINE WRASSE,(3)ENGINEER GOBIES,(4)BLUE CHROMIS, CLAMS,(3)SHRIMP(CLEANER,BLOOD&BANDED CORAL) STARS,SNAILS,HERMITS
Corals/Plants: TOADSTOOL,CONDY ANENOME,DEVILS HAND,XENIAS,HAMMER,FROGSPAWN,LEATHER,ACANS,ZOAS,DENDROS,SUN POLYPS,MUSHROOMS,FUNGIAS,BLASTOS,GEOGORGIAN,BRAINS,TUBS
Tank Size: 65 gallons
Advice: TAKE IT SLOOOOWWWWWWWWWWWW
Description: HIPPIE MY 2YR OLD BLUE HIPPO

Rated #9: Saltwater Fish - Balistoides Conspicillum - Clown Triggerfish Stocking In 135 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #9 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.53
Number of votes: 19
Fish Kept: Blonde Naso Regal Tang Yellow Tang Sohal Tang Orange Shoulder Purple Tang Mystery Wrasse Radiant Wrasse Sweet Lips Harlequin Tusk Clown Trigger Blue Asessor Anthias Harem (Lyretail) Darwin Percula Pair of Percula
Corals/Plants: Too many to List!
Tank Size: 135 gallons
Advice: Get a Loan!
Description: Clown Trigger

Rated #10: Saltwater Fish - Synchiropus Splendidus - Green Mandarin Stocking In 135 Gallons Tank

State:None/Other
Country:United States
Rank: #10 out of 679 Saltwater Fish submitted all-time
Submitted:
Ratings: 7.5
Number of votes: 38
Quote: You put how many in a 10 gallon tank?
Fish Kept: fresh,salt
Tank Size: 135 gallons
Description: A pic of my Green mandarin fully exposed.
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