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Old 02-12-2004, 04:31 PM   #1
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Clam food????

A friend gave me a Blue Maxis Clam...what (and how) do I need to feed it?

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Old 02-12-2004, 04:43 PM   #2
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Maxima clams feed on phytoplankton and should be gently spot fed with a turkey baster twice a week. They need high calcium levels (450 ppm) for growth and shell development and require high lighting (metal halide).


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clam, food

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