Started tank in Jan of 2007. No filter, no skimmer, 140 lbs live rock.
Lots of fun
Purple tank, regal tang, seabae,flame angel, flame hawkfish, 2 damsels,bi-color blennie, mandarin, fairy wrasse, purple basselet, clearner shrimp, banded coral shrimp
hammer, pagoda, bubble, lobaphyilia, montipora, and many others
The pet trade gets a bad rap for exploiting wild animals but sometimes the opposite is true.
Modern advances in technology affect every industry - even the aquarium hobby.
If you are looking for a unique invertebrate to add to your saltwater tank, consider the sea urchin.