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 #3268  by odin
 19 May 2017 21:41
It's about time i started documenting and posting some photos in a dedicated thread for my larvae and baby shrimp tank! I'm not quite sure how many are in it right now but i keep moving all the larvae from my main 140 litre breeder tank into this one which is around 30 litres.

Here's a few from tonight:

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 #3280  by odin
 20 May 2017 19:06
Hard to see but here is some of the baby shrimp on the substrate. :upsidedown:

 #3292  by odin
 23 May 2017 10:07
It just makes it easier for me to monitor them and catch them @caine . I'm going to start selling them and if I let them grow out in my breeder tank I don't think I will ever be able to find them when they hide and I don't want to sell my adults and may get them mixed up when netting them out etc.
 #3322  by odin
 27 May 2017 13:36
Tested the water params today in this tank for future notes:

Salinity: 1.012/1.013
PH: 8.0 +/- 0.2
Temp: 25/26 Deg C

I also made a small update video w/commentary and took some photos :grin:


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 #3412  by odin
 10 Jun 2017 13:00
Saturday morning tank maintenance for the week, topped up with RO water and fed them. They are about ready to be sold now and ive purchased some bags for transportation. :smile:


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 #3476  by odin
 24 Jun 2017 17:10
Roughly 95 larvae in here at the moment! Whether they all make it to their next stage is another question but i am hoping for a good % to make it.