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Old 09/15/2017, 12:03 AM   #1
lmm1967
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My biggest hitch hiker 1 year later

Sorry for photo quality. He is not a fan of the light.

He's about 6" long now.





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Old 09/15/2017, 06:00 AM   #2
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oyster toadfish. common here on long island. not safe with anything it can get in it,s mouth


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Old 09/15/2017, 07:31 AM   #3
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We catch those monsters in our coastal waters as well. Some close to 8 lbs.


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Old 09/15/2017, 08:17 AM   #4
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We catch those monsters in our coastal waters as well. Some close to 8 lbs.
Including fingers!

they nail me all the time collecting rock.....


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Old 09/29/2017, 12:37 PM   #5
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He is mostly by himself. There are 2 crabs - both with a body about the size of a silver dollar - in the tank with him.

He really hates light - unless I shine a flashlight into his lair - then he'll position himself at the opening and wait for food.

Seems to be doing well on pices of raw shrimp, salmon and scallops a couple times a week.

Something has been slowly getting rid of the whelk snails - not sure if it's this guy or something else. They were the only critters I really have a dislike for - somehow one of them travelled from this tank, through the sump and up to my other tank and ate our Desera clam.


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Old 06/11/2018, 07:17 AM   #6
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Latest update on our creature.

Peaking out from his favorite hiding spot.



Action photo of him coming out to grab a snack.




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Old 06/16/2018, 06:06 PM   #7
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You know - that is sort of cool that you decided to keep it. Odd looking fella but still heck of cool.


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