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01-31-2006, 03:06 PM
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...aS a beginNer, i'd liKe to kNow hoW long everyOne's livestock aRe oR hoW loNg we are to exPect our stuFF to stay aLive in good conDitioNs
 
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Coral Longevity
 
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01-31-2006, 03:47 PM
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from that link:
"Little is known about the lifespan of corals. Generally, coral colonies may live for several decades to centuries."
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01-31-2006, 03:56 PM
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A number of my fish have crossed the 10 year mark with no sign of slowing down ( a yellow tang, sailfin tang, marine betta) and clownfish have been known to survive for over 20 years in captivity. Other's in my care are around 7 or 8 ( longnose hawk, assorted Dottybacks).

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01-31-2006, 04:30 PM
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i waS looKing for pers0Nal experiencEs
 
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01-31-2006, 04:34 PM
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i waS looKing for pers0Nal experiencEs
Ohhh, sorry! Here's more: Marine Fish Lifespans
 
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01-31-2006, 04:50 PM
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thaNks deaN... caN u teLL me about lifeSpans in uR taNk
 
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01-31-2006, 05:19 PM
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I have a clam that's going on nine years old. My clownfish pairs are approx. seven years old.
 
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01-31-2006, 05:47 PM
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thaNks deaN... caN u teLL me about lifeSpans in uR taNk
that might be difficult. he'd have to first put up a whole web page of it so that he can post you a link to it.
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01-31-2006, 06:25 PM
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Marrone has some very old fish like 20 years or something.....Hopefully he'll chime in.
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