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Old 08-14-2005, 11:07 PM   #1
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Ghost shrimp.

Ghost shrimp can't tolerate salt right?
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Old 08-14-2005, 11:09 PM   #2
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Most Palaemonetes can tolerate a broad range of salinities, if gradually acclimated.
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Old 08-14-2005, 11:16 PM   #3
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Hmmmmmm, i lose a ghost shrimp every other week in my brackish tank.
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Old 08-14-2005, 11:31 PM   #4
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What else is in the tank?
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Just 2 bumble bee gobies and a dragon goby, and 2 swordtails.
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Old 08-15-2005, 12:18 AM   #6
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well i havent had good experience with ghost shrimp. i lost around 4-5 every week out of like 3 dozen. there was only 2-3 that survived over 6 months. and lost around 1 a week after then
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Bumblebees might be attacking them. Aren't they fairly aggressive?
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hmm i dont think he actually got the shrimp yet
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Old 08-15-2005, 12:44 AM   #9
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He said he loses them every other week in his brackish tank, didn't he?
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Yeah, i never see my gobies attacking the shrimp at all.
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ic... lol crap 8O for some reason i thought that was someone else
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Old 08-15-2005, 01:11 AM   #12
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Yeah. So I -did- know what I was talking about... Kinda. >.> Even if my idea was just conjecture.
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If the dragon gobys are the same as dragonfish, then I believe they eat ghost shrimp.
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