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Orange Sakura neocaridana shrimps




There are not so many pure colors are left for neocaridina heteropoda breeders to play with. Orange sakura shrimps are mix of yellow and red with more yellow in the mix. I keep these guys. There is another color variation of orange shrimps called “pumpkin” I see that they have more red color like a […]






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SS+ Crystal Red shrimps




I was expecting my high-grade crystal red shrimps tank today and found some SS grade guys. These shrimps are young, then biggest one is about 1/2″ and smallest one (the nice one, almost like SSS flower-head) is less than 1cm in size. It’s interesting that I’ve also found one crystal black shrimps and of course […]






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Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine is offering a one-year subscription to TFH Digital for only $2.99




    I was extremely lucky today and found the following promotion on TFH magazine web-site.   In honor of Earth Day, Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine is offering a one-year subscription to TFH Digital for only $2.99. Click here to subscribe now and make your watery world a bit greener today! PROMO CODE EDAY12 As soon as you subscribe, you will receive an […]






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Stringy or thread algae in a shrimp tank




One of the nastiest types of algae is stringy algae. It looks like a flock of bright green hair in your tank. ‘Hairs’ can be very long, 1 feet or more. These type of algae also called thread algea. Algae threads are quite strong and it’s usually possible to take one of it and pull […]






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Pregnant shrimps video




In this post we have Crystal Black, Golden Bee and Painted Fire Red shrimps. All are pregnant, all live on one tank and they are on the following video: Crystal black (Caridina cantonensis sp. “Black”) shrimps are less common than crystal red. It’s hard to find a shrimp with solid black color. That one is […]






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