Curios if anyone has experience keeping daphnias or brine shrimps in nanotanks? - The Planted Tank Forum
 
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Curios if anyone has experience keeping daphnias or brine shrimps in nanotanks?

Can anybody share experience on keeping daphnias or brine shrimps in nano or pico tanks?

BTW, I am not interested in hatching techniques. I don't want to hatch and feed them to my fish. Just want too keep them for as long as possible with little maintenance. I assume I will need a dirt tank with pretty good filtering.

Both species seem small enough to be comfortable in a 1-2 gallon non-overcrowded tank, please correct me if I am wrong. Both have a life span of 1 year which is better than some killifish.

Thanks in advance,
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 08:28 PM
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Look into fairy shrimp, freshwater artemia.
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