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What do shrimp need to breed?

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In order to breed, shrimp also need a lot of cover, which plants do a great job of providing. For substrate, any of the shrimp or plant specific substrates make a great choice. Java moss is a great fit for Cherry shrimp, and it'll provide a lot of cover for them to graze and reproduce in.

FAQ

  • Why is the pistol shrimp so deadly?

    By snapping the claw shut, pistol shrimps are able to stun their prey before they are then safe to kill and consume it. By snapping their stronger claw shut, pistol shrimps are able to stun their prey before they consume it.

  • Is tilapia fish available in India?

    Tilapia is the second most farmed fish in the world and, but the commercial farming of tilapia is limited in India. ... The Nile Tilapia was introduced to India during late 1970s.

  • Does Catla fish have Omega 3?

    Katla is a very widely consumed oily fish. It is a rich source of protein and essential fatty acids. Katla has an Omega 6 to Omega 3 ratio of 0.7 which is good enough. It is a moderate mercury level fish.

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  • How are fish caught commercially?

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  • Are salmon in the Pacific Northwest endangered?

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  • Do clams shoot water?

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