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Daphnia and shrimp?

nikirushka

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I'm setting up a 30L tank to culture daphnia in. It'll be steady at about 21C as my other tanks are. Can I keep shrimp in with them and if so, which?

The pH is 7.2, and I've got a small sponge filter for it. Plenty of java moss I can chuck a bit of in too.
 

OrionGirl

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I wouldn't. Most all shrimp are opportunistic when it comes to things like eggs, and will seriously reduce the daphnia production.
 

tanker

Josh Holloway--Be mine!!!
Depends on the shrimp. Amano shrimp would be OK.
 

ustabefast

AC Members
I sometimes add live cyclops to my tanks and they always dissappear within days, even in the dedicated shrimp tank.
 
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