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Old 07-15-2006, 07:14 PM   #1
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Difference between microplankton and phytoplankton

Concerning the feeding of corals, is there a difference between microplankton and phytoplankton. Would it be OK to feed a coral that eats microplankton phytoplankton. I ahve a bubble, flower pot, and shrooms, is that acceptable for them (phytoplankton)? TIA.......
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Old 07-15-2006, 07:19 PM   #2
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phyto just means it is photosynthetic. It should be just fine.

Many corals have a specific particle size they prefer, hopefully your phytoplankton is a variety of species rather than a monoculture, and therefore has a variety of particle sizes.
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