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  1. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hi - just got some blue cherry shrimp from LFS. Tested the water, the levels were very similar to mine (they're less than a mile away). I drip acclimated for an hour and a half, then put them in. They were swimming some upside down here and there, and now they're all piled on top of each other...
  2. Tank Journals
    Hi all, long time lurker here EDIT: Most RECENT PIC: -------------------------- Original Post Below -------------------------- So here's my 75 gal dedicated to cherry shrimp only. I don't know why, but one day I just felt the urge to put some tiny shrimps into a big ass tank. Anyways...
  3. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    So I just found a neo dead in my 8 gal nano. It was clearly because of a failed molt (white line). But I don't know why it would have failed, I see molts in my tank every other day.. all the other shrimp are doing just fine and I've not had problems before. Why is this happening?
  4. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    I am wrapping up my first 10.8 gallon planted tank housing tiger and tangerine tiger shrimp. pH 6.7, GH of 6, KH of 0, TDS about 200 (wanted a little lower), Temp 74 degrees. I used Fluval Shrimp Stratum for my substrate. I am ready to start my second tank (low-tech). It is a 16.1 gallon...
  5. Fish
    YouTube Link to my fish. Took the video in slow-mo so you can more clearly see the fins. The specific fins I'm concerned with are the tail and anal fins. The tail fin appears to be a complete fin but is clamped to more of a rectangle rather than a rounded fin. The anal fin almost looks like a...
  6. Low Tech Forum
    Hi everyone. My friend recently got herself a shrimp bowl. it's a 2 gallon bowl with some live plants, sand substrate, and cherry shrimp. Or at least there used to be cherry shrimp. They all slowly died one by one and we have no clue what's going on. We tested the water. Few nitrates. No...
  7. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hi guys, I recently set-up a 10gallon shrimp tank. I have read up about shrimps online after buying some species, and realise that i shouldnt place any shrimp I want in the tank, am I right? Currently i have a red and white strip shrimp(CRS i think), Cherries, gold coloured ones, and a blue...
  8. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hey Guys, Just wondering if anyone on here is selling or prepared to swap red cherry shrimp in Edinburgh? I've just moved here with my cherries and need some fresh stock, would be great to know the person and sort it all out in a day. Thanks
  9. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    So I have a 13 gallon tank with some marimo balls and a moss tree (made with sand blasted manzanita and xmass moss) and eco complete substrate. The filter is a hob with a sponge. My shrimp were doing ok but recently I have been having one die over night for the past 3 days. Water Perimeters...
  10. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    There seem to be a lot of different types of blue cherry shrimp. Could someone explain the differences between them? So far I've found: Blue pearl Blue jelly Blue rili Blue velvet Blue dream Blue diamond Blue fairy Blue lazer Deep blue Carbon rili (?) (Are there any I missed?)
  11. UK
    Hi Anyone on here in Edinburgh? Also does anyone have any Red Cherry Shrimp for sale? I need to add some new lines into my tank and it would be easier to just collect some in Edinburgh on evening/weekend. Thank you!
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