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Old 09-26-2011, 07:10 PM   #1
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This is a very random question but why are saltwater fish so expensive? One freaking shrimp at our lfs is around 30 bucks. I guess it's fancy or something.

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Old 09-26-2011, 07:47 PM   #2
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I think it is because many saltwater fish are taken from the reef, whereas many freshwater species are tank-bred. Just a guess!
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