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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-28-2012, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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Comprehensive Water Parameters for Most Shrimps

I dont take credit for this awesome chart but to save alot of time researching each individual shrimp species.

This site has a great chart detailing each shrimp's water parameters. Super useful.

http://www.shrimpkeeping.com/
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Why did you make me look at those!!! Now I need to set up another shrimp tank. My wish list just got bigger. Lol.
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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-28-2012, 11:46 PM
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Now I need to set up another shrimp tank
Really after looking at those just 1 more tank? lol Try about a half dozen for me!

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LOL I started with one.... now I have 20 and thinking of adding more!

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Lmao MTS much? Hopefully once I get my tanks all swapped out, I can start a few more shrimp only tanks. After it's all said and done I *should* have 2 empty 10 gallons to play with Only problem is where the heck am I gonna put them O.o

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Everyone here needs to go to S.K.A.

Shrimp Keepers Anonymous - LOL
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post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-29-2012, 03:42 AM
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this is just a rough guide right? i have found palaemonetes in water ranging from 4.9 ph(lumber river drainage, NC) to 8.6 ph(various florida limestone springs).
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I readily believe you have. Shrimp in general are very resilient. They'll survive in lots of different conditions, however it doesn't necessarily mean that the environment is ideal, no?

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