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Old 08/12/2018, 09:33 PM   #1
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Baby Humu in a 40gal

I know I know. He canít stay in there forever. I have a 40g that is pretty basic. I want to get a Humu that is around 1Ē. How long could he realistically live in a 40 before I need to upgrade? It would just be him in there with maybe a wrasse or two.


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Old 08/12/2018, 09:54 PM   #2
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Less than a year. If you notice his growth slowing/stopping, that means itís time to get him into something bigger.


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Old 08/12/2018, 10:03 PM   #3
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Less than a year. If you notice his growth slowing/stopping, that means itís time to get him into something bigger.


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That should give me the time plan and save for the 180 I hope to have.


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Old 08/13/2018, 11:26 AM   #4
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I would just skip it, you can keep plenty of other fish in a tank that size. This is like buying a puppy in an apt with hopes of buying a house. Dont let the animal suffer, take your time and plan. Get the equipment first, then stock. Not the other way.


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Old 08/13/2018, 02:29 PM   #5
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It would work great as a qt for when you have a much bigger tank suited for a trigger.


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