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Old 12/28/2017, 08:08 PM   #1
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Adding a carpet anemone to a tank with a magnifica, good or bad?

I really like anemones, and have a beautiful magnifica already. But looking at a 1 foot carpet anemone, is this a bad idea or should I be ok?
It's a 300g tank. And hopefully the large angels and stuff don't become a meal. Fish should know to stay away right?

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Old 12/28/2017, 10:49 PM   #2
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Will be fine with the mag. Assuming you are talking about haddoni, they can definitely eat fish. Mostly when a fish that is being chased or if something startles them. Years ago I had a friend with a pond that had a 16” leopard shark. Came home one day to it dead in the haddoni.

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Old 12/29/2017, 01:18 AM   #3
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Neither Haddoni or Gigantea have any problem with Magnifica. I have both and Magnifica together long term.


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Current Tank Info: Reboot 320 anemones reef. Angels: Yellow Chest Regal(2), Flame (2). Copperband But. Tangs: Yellow, Purple. Wrasse: about 20 wrasses various species. Anemones: Giantea X4 (Breen, Blue, Purple and Multicolors), Haddoni X1 Red, Magnifica X1 Purpletip
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