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 #3660  by Priscilla
 08 Aug 2017 04:06
Hey guys!

Do y'all think I can have both opae ula and brine shrimps living together in the same tank?
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 #3662  by odin
 08 Aug 2017 17:53
You could try it and things may work out, i haven't ever tried it my self so im not qualified on the matter, i have found this study that applies to what you are asking though!

Artemia salina AKA Brine shrimp (species of) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artemia_salina

Study: 'Effects of Salinity on Survival, Growth, Reproductive and Life Span Characteristics of Artemia Populations from Urmia Lake and Neighboring Lagoons'
Download: opae_pdf/164-172.pdf

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