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    Default Thinking of adding a Yellow Wrasse, any advice before I do?


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    Today at my favourite reef shop I saw a small 1 1/4" yellow wrasse which looked healthy. I read up some on this fish and found out it should be safe with my corals and inverts but I was wondering if anyone here had any bad experiences with them. I have not seen any nasty bugs on my corals but the wrasse is said to pick them off if there are. Being it has three dark spots on it I take it this is a young fish. Would my gobies take offence to this addition? A Hectors Goby and a Purple Fire Goby (my Fire Goby jumped from the tank during maintenance and I found him too late). The new Dottyback Diadem ( purple with a yellow patch on the top of it's head) may be a problem the way it's guarding one corner of the tank.
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    You might want to look into their comparability with your coco worm. As the yellow wrasse is said to to be not comparable with filter feeding and some types of sand worms, he could be a risk with a coco worm I would think

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    I did read they like featherdusters which I took as the small one you get from the live rock. I'll have to check into that for sure Cliff thanks. That coco worm was there first so if there is a chance of that yellow wrasse damaging it the deal is off.
    Thank you Sir for that info.
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