Reef Central Online Community

Home Forum Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences View New Posts View Today's Posts

Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Search Reefkeeping online magazine for marine aquarists Support our sponsors and mention Reef Central

Go Back   Reef Central Online Community > Invert and Plant Forums > Mantis Shrimp
Register Blogs FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read


User Tag List

Thread Tools
Old 12/20/2019, 05:15 PM   #1
Registered Member
saltyguy's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Arizona
Posts: 288
Mantis requirements

I want a peacock mantis. I have a glass 40 breeder. Do I need to replace the glass aquarium with an acrylic one? Pet smart sells acrylic aquariums? Are they any good?

saltyguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01/18/2020, 12:10 AM   #2
Han Solo
Registered Member
Han Solo's Avatar
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Memphis, TN
Posts: 50
a 40B glass is thick enough. Breaking aquarium glass is kind of a myth. Perhaps if you put the largest peacock you could find in the thin glass walls of a 5 gallon tank, it might break. I wouldn't worry about getting an acrylic one.

Han Solo is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:19 PM.

TapaTalk Enabled

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2020 Axivo Inc.
Use of this web site is subject to the terms and conditions described in the user agreement.
Reef CentralTM Reef Central, LLC. Copyright 1999-2014
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.3.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.