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 #3489  by odin
 30 Jun 2017 18:05
Its still only the 1 baby tank but between larvae and shrimp in there i reckon there has got to be 150+ easily lol.
 #3509  by odin
 09 Jul 2017 19:56
Fed the baby tank tonight, they all came out for their fill. :smile:

 #3586  by odin
 26 Jul 2017 11:33
My New Larvae tank, its got 1 larvae and 1 adult in there to test the water and they are still alive and well after 4 days... time to move some larvae in from thr 140 litre breeder! I will move all larvae into here the from here on out until i have sold all the Opae ula from the 1st larvae tank then swap over and put all larvae in the 1st tank etc.

Quick shot of larvae tank #1 still a fair few larvae that are nearing the shrimp stage, then the shop can open!

Both larval tanks together.
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 #3598  by odin
 27 Jul 2017 16:21
@killifish100 That looks awesome! Wont be long now i promise :smile: As soon as the larvae morph and i can swing a net around in the tank without killing any of them and we are good to go.
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 #3599  by odin
 28 Jul 2017 17:56
I moved over around 10 to 15 larvae from my 140 litre breeding tank and put the into my new larvae tank (#2) and will see how well they do, i need to buy a few ceramic caves for that new tank for the babies to hide in.
 #3600  by opae ula related
 28 Jul 2017 18:21
killifish100 wrote:My 80 L awaits you shrimp :grin3:

Main swimming/feeding area

Low flow pump thru aragonite Sub into alfagrog chamber

Alfagrog chamber
Killifish 100, are those rocks/shell to the right top inside the tank? What is in the center?

Looks like your filters can support a million Opae Ula shrimps!
 #3601  by odin
 28 Jul 2017 18:50


Feeding and larvae in tank #1 :smile:
 #3612  by odin
 30 Jul 2017 11:21
Just another photo from this morning from larvae tank #1 :grin3: