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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-02-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 961
Posted By Veneer
Some pictures of my favorite Macrobrachium...

Some pictures of my favorite Macrobrachium carcinus from a few years back (still quite a ways from fully grown when these photos were taken):

http://i.imgur.com/FQ2dPWF.jpg
...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-03-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,092
Posted By Veneer
The females of many fiddler crabs (more so the...

The females of many fiddler crabs (more so the Atlantic, which is what we have by default in the US trade, than the Indo-Pacific) will stay sequestered in mud burrows (not sure that depth past a foot...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 02-01-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 667
Posted By Veneer
I doubt Fukushima's related at all. Red king...

I doubt Fukushima's related at all. Red king crabs are mature at around 5 years of age, with most of the harvested ones between 7 and 10. If it's a pigmentary mutation, it would typically have been...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-04-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,783
Posted By Veneer
The thing is, it's just bizarre to list things as...

The thing is, it's just bizarre to list things as obscure or rare as Parartemia zietziana or Micratya poeyi (which are essentially not in the hobby at all) and omit much more common animals (only two...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-03-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,783
Posted By Veneer
I know you didn't compile it, but I'm not sure...

I know you didn't compile it, but I'm not sure how helpful a list like this is, especially when it (A) lists rarely available species that are all but nonexistent in the aquarium trade like Micratya...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-01-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By Veneer
You won't have any surviving young, but you will...

You won't have any surviving young, but you will see eggs (hard, white specks).

The great majority of the nerite species in the freshwater trade are amphidromous, which means that the eggs are...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-16-2013, 01:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By Veneer
Minor correction – they're not, actually, but...

Minor correction – they're not, actually, but several other members of the genus of course are. Globally, M. rosenbergii (which is much larger and has much higher fecundity, though with...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-14-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,518
Posted By Veneer
Shrimp carry eggs amongst their pleopods until...

Shrimp carry eggs amongst their pleopods until they hatch (in this case, into floating larvae).
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-06-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 176
Posted By Veneer
Olive nerites with live barnacles

Has anyone here seen this in aquarium trade specimens recently, or ever collected them in person?

Olive Nerite with Barnacle Buddies - YouTube
...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-06-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,501
Posted By Veneer
This is important to realize. The mantle...

This is important to realize. The mantle produces new shell material at the lip of the aperture and the outermost layer of the shell is non-living.

As long as (A) the adhesive is non-toxic and...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-04-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By Veneer
Dragonfly larvae molt around six to fifteen times...

Dragonfly larvae molt around six to fifteen times before their terminal molt into the winged adult form (they're hemimetabolous, so there's no pupal stage). You would not typically see any but the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-02-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By Veneer
These could either be introduced Pomacea (from...

These could either be introduced Pomacea (from the Americas) or some native ampullariid, in that case probably Pila.

I'd just isolate them in a simple bare-bones setup with established filter...
Forum: Lighting 08-29-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By Veneer
[bump] Would rather not remove the hood due...

[bump]

Would rather not remove the hood due to evaporation and jump-out risk.
Forum: Plants 08-26-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 734
Posted By Veneer
I've had this occur to Cyperus in conditions of...

I've had this occur to Cyperus in conditions of low ambient humidity (as often happens in open-top setups). Do you mist the leaves?
Forum: Lighting 08-25-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By Veneer
Does anyone have experience with Current USA's...

Does anyone have experience with Current USA's Satellite Flexible LED strip (http://www.thatpetplace.com/satellite-freshwater-flexible-led-strip-light-44in#instructions)? Any images of setup using...
Forum: Lighting 08-25-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By Veneer
JBJ next-gen nanocube: supplemental lighting

I recently obtained a 12-gallon next-gen JBJ nanocube (http://www.drsfostersmith.com/product/prod_display.cfm?c=3578+3730+9017+25481&pcatid=25481) with 8 Cree LED bulbs (5 blue and 3 white)...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-13-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 747
Posted By Veneer
You're in the Philippines? Then it's definitely...

You're in the Philippines? Then it's definitely not the "ghost shrimp" North American aquarists are familiar with. Do they get any larger? That looks like it might be a juvenile animal to me.

I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-08-2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By Veneer
As big as Amanos or larger and likely to turn up...

As big as Amanos or larger and likely to turn up in the trade:

Atyoida pilipes ("green lace shrimp")
Atyopsis moluccensis ("bamboo shrimp")
all Atya sp.

All predominantly filter-feeders.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-08-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 476
Posted By Veneer
That photo, as you seem to be aware, is a...

That photo, as you seem to be aware, is a Wikipedia shot of an estuarine/marine Palaemon elegans taken in Croatia. P. elegans is not native to this hemisphere (and, although feral populations have...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 06-03-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,213
Posted By Veneer
They're naturally marginals.

They're naturally marginals.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-10-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,259
Posted By Veneer
I meant this: good luck to anyone trying to...

I meant this: good luck to anyone trying to legally get their hands on any Squirrel Chimney Cave shrimp or Kentucky cave shrimp.

This is the only example I'm aware of re: public involvement in a...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-10-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,259
Posted By Veneer
Here's the list of freshwater shrimp species...

Here's the list of freshwater shrimp species (many of the animals mentioned earlier in this thread aren't actually shrimp) listed in the IUCN Red Data book or otherwise having local/state protection:...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-10-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,259
Posted By Veneer
It doesn't really look feasible for hobbyists to...

It doesn't really look feasible for hobbyists to get involved in this capacity for anything that's officially listed in the U.S., but the regular importation of many of the wild-caught Asian atyids...
Forum: Fish 02-09-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 354
Posted By Veneer
Yeah, maybe some kind of Sicydium. If it came in...

Yeah, maybe some kind of Sicydium. If it came in from South America or West Africa that would probably be it.
Forum: Plants 01-22-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 493
Posted By Veneer
Thanks for the input. Some better photos: ...

Thanks for the input. Some better photos:

http://f.cl.ly/items/143X3S073x1Y3p0k3R30/Moss-3.jpg

http://f.cl.ly/items/151y2i3s0x0f1E2N280O/Moss-4.jpg
(Some kind of sponge growing on this one.)...
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