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Thread: Huge Shrimps

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    Hey guys, I was wondering if any of you had an idea where I could get my hand on "giant" type of shrimps ? ... I mean like 4" and more... I know some Wood Shrimp can get to 4"... and African Giant Filter Shrimp get to 6"... but... beside theses 2... what could be good ? ... I'm looking for something to have in pair in my tank (78F, PH ~8.0).... any idea ? Also, where can I get theses ? any online store that sell theses kind of monster to canada ? :P

    Thanks all !

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    did you ever think about crayfish.


    http://www.planetinverts.com/Crayfish%20Species.html
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    Quote Originally Posted by hungryhound
    did you ever think about crayfish.


    http://www.planetinverts.com/Crayfish%20Species.html
    Yeah, but crayfish are great at eating small fish... which I don't want to happen... On the other hand, that's why I wanted to have shrimps that would not be too potentially harmful for small fishes... (I have some neon tetra and small guppy in there so... have to be careful with theses littl' one) but still, thanks for the hint ;)

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    at my previous link if you look on the left hand side you will find a list of shrimp species.

    also check out.

    http://www.azgardens.com/shrimpfactory.php
    46g planted tank:
    Pearl Gouramis, New Guinea Red Rainbowfish, Siamese algae eaters, Yoyo Loaches, Zebrafish, oto cats, L114 (aka Leopard cactus pleco)

    30g planted tank:
    Celestial Pearl Danios, Red Cherry Shrimp

    20g long planted tank:
    N strain Endlers Live bearers

    5 gallon:
    Half moon betta (blue body, Yellow fins)

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