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Live Quiz Results September 28th

Congratulations to Osiris for winning tonights Live Quiz :icon_respect:

 

Matt came second beaten only by typing skills in a sudden death tiebreaker situation.

 

Osiris 6

Matt 5

BlackJack 4

ReefAddict 3

YellowBoxFish 1

TheHarks 1 (Theharks had a bad dose of man-flu and had to leave early)

 

Only one question proved impossible for our contestants to answer (Question 19)

 

If you missed the Quiz I hope to see you there next time ....

 

In the mean time you can see how well you would have done :

 

1. Scientific name for this fish

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Answer : (Neocirrhitus Armatus)

 

2. Scientific name for this fish :

Question2-latinname.jpg?t=1285695066

 

Answer : Pomacanthus Imperator

 

3. Scientific name for this eel :

Question3-Latinname.jpg?t=1285695043

 

Answer : Gymnothorax Fimbriatus

 

4. Hymenocera Elegans are difficult to keep because the feed solely on ………. What ?

 

Answer : Starfish

 

5. This is a picture of a rarely seen symbiotic relationship. What are the two invertebrates? Common names for each species will do!

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Answer : Tridacna Clam and Commensal Shrimp

 

6. Hawaiian’s call them ‘kūmimi pua’ …. We know them more commonly as …… ?

 

Answer pom pom crab

 

7. The extremely rare ‘Centropyge resplendens’ can only be found in the wild ….. where ?

 

Answer : Ascension Island.

 

8. Whats this ? :

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Answer : Ricordea

 

9. What family is it from ? (same Image as 8)

 

Answer : Corallimorpharian

 

10. What’s the scientific name for this chap ?

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Answer : Novaculichthys taeniourus

 

11. Who pioneered live sand filtration with plenums and DSB’s ?

 

Dr Dean Jaubert

 

12. The type of filtration provided by a protein skimmer is ?

 

Foam Fractionation

 

13. Feather dusters belong to which family ?

 

Answer : polychaetes

 

14. Can you name this rather rare tang ?

Question14-raretang.jpg?t=1285698573

 

Answer :acanthurus dussumieri

 

15. Antennariidae are more commonly known as…..?

 

Answer : frogfish

 

16. Name the anthias in this magnificent harem ….. scientific name ….

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Answer : Pseudanthias Bimaculatus

 

17. Name the SPS …

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Answer : Stylophora Pistillata

 

18. Name the LPS ….

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Answer : Catalaphyllia

 

19. Name the softie …

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Answer : Sansibia Formosana

 

20. What does this nudibranch eat ?

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Answer : Planarian Flatworms

 

Tiebreaker Question: Nemateleotris decora is the scientific name for which popular reef addition ?

 

Answer : Purple Firefish

 

 

Any feedback on the quiz will be gratefully received

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Well done QM, great job! :Icon_applause:

 

And congrats to Osiris for winning. :winner_first_h4h:

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Stunning win Osiris (thank goodness BJ didnt get it !) and well done QM for putting together the quiz !

 

Looks like I'll need to have to learn about fish afterall if I want my crown back !

 

I may not be around though - we know how bad man flu is !!

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the harks had man flu???? no he had a strop like a girl!!! LOOOOOOOOOOSSSSEEEEEER!!! :party:

 

 

always next time dude!

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If Im honest I woulod have been last anyway !!

 

Latin names and identifying fish !! What sort of web site is this

 

BTW BJ - whast that - you dont have an icon for winning a quiz !!

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sorry i missed it QM but that was an excellent looking quiz!!

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Well done stu! Great looking comp too. Gutted i missed it! Could of tried to get at least one point this time :)

Mick

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