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Old 03-26-2013, 01:46 PM   #1
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PLEASE HELP-Molt with eggs(RCS)


Today I was looking at my shrimp tank for some time with light when I noticed a berried shrimp with a small white stripe on the part that divide the head and body. I figured out that judging from what I have observe on RCS before, I know it is going to molt. I got a little panick and soon, the berried RCS just molted. I quickly scoop the molt(with eggs on the molt), and put into a small plastic cup with the tank water. What should I do with the molt? Should I seperate the eggs and do artificial hatching for it? Or you have any other ways for the eggs to be safe and hatch? PLEASE HELP.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:02 PM   #2
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If you search the forum there are ways of keeping them alive.
I think you need water movement to help keep them from going bad..
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Old 03-26-2013, 03:06 PM   #3
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Check out your post from two weeks ago:

www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=271506
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Well from your comments, I guess it is practically the same as a berried shrimp which died. Looks like need to do artificial hatching on them again!
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I hope they make it.
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You can separate the eggs from the molt and hatch them artificially. Make sure to aerate the eggs. Good luck! =]
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