I started out with some fairly low quality fish, vasicly whatever was available to me and blue. I have one powder blue F I will keep.the rest are now black w/ cobalt blue irridesent. A few interesting patterns one with a mutation of extra finnage. (I figured since the mutation was non life threatening it may be interesting to see what happens)
Okay, the night before last, we took our mama shrimp out of the breeding tank. All of the eggs were gone and she had shed her skin. There was nothing on her swimmerets, so (according to other info) we moved her back home.
The babies are still too small to see with the naked eye, but we were told that they would be that way until about a week, then we would start to see them.
We got a powder-like fish food geared toward tiny babies (Hikari First Bites) and well... They
Yesterday we put our new neons in the 20gal along with our 2 ghosties and our gold mystery snail. Today two were dead. We replaced them (suspected victims of NTS or new tank syndrome) and noticed that one of our neons was a green color. After some research I found that there is a species called Green Tetra (or False Neon Tetra) somehow we got a less widespread tetra along with our pretty blue ones.
We have dubbed him "Itsuki" (a character from Yu Yu Hakusho anime). He shines