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post #16 of 20 (permalink) Old 03-05-2013, 09:42 PM
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dont use white sand with shrimp, they color better with dark substrate. Use a black sand =D!

They try to blend in so white sand = faded shrimps =<
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post #17 of 20 (permalink) Old 03-05-2013, 09:46 PM Thread Starter
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That is also very true. Completely forgot about that. I just want a white bottom tank lol
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post #18 of 20 (permalink) Old 03-05-2013, 09:49 PM
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My shrimp disappeared on white. Plants look good though.
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post #19 of 20 (permalink) Old 03-06-2013, 05:51 PM
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Originally Posted by dtejeda.arias View Post
Drew thanks for the offer but I have eco complete subtrate so they won't really sand out as much. Maybe on my next tank. I'm trying to setup a white sand bottom
I feel you, I have dark sub and cant tell if there is 10 or 100 shrimp, and theres over 100.
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post #20 of 20 (permalink) Old 03-11-2013, 07:09 PM
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try Craigslist - I purchased a few decent RCS from a guy in Kenmore Square that seems to put some up for sale periodically - there are several other sellers I have seen on CL in the past few months...
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