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Old 04-20-2004, 09:15 AM   #11
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I brought home 3 blue reef chromis from my LFS and they were fine. One day I noticed there were only 2, then 1, then none. All seemed healthy and were eating well. I talked with my LFS about it, and they said that it was indicitive of a mantis shrimp. Sure enough I started noticing those beady little eyes looking at me through a hole in the live rock. I think the chromis were small enough, and slept close enough to its hole, to become prey at night for the mantis I caught. Meals of opportunity I guess.

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mantis shrimp, rim, shrimp

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