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    Have you tested the water for copper? When i used to use the Flourish trace in my 75 gallon tank for the plants and I had ghost shrimp their bodies turned white-it was from the copper. They lived a couple months and then I assume they died. That is why I stay away from the Seachem trace products or anything with high levels of copper in it, it had something like .032 where the comprehensive has .0001% and has never caused any issues with my shrimp; cherries, ghost, amano, flower, or African viper.
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    Quote Originally Posted by angelcraze2 View Post
    Btw, I should rename this thread. I don't see very many dead bodies in this 5g. Just one.

    Should be: White inner body/digestive tract?
    How about "White digestive tract in shrimp"?

    The digestive track should be dark (poop), they constantly scavenge and poop all of the time.

    I would remove that batting, it could be harboring nasties.
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    Tx Boundava, I haven't tested for copper. I don't have a test for it yet. But could copper get in there if I read the food ingredients well and only used a smidgen of Comp once?

    This leads me to believe the issue might be related to parameters after all, although.
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    What are the params now?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    How about "White digestive tract in shrimp"?

    The digestive track should be dark (poop), they constantly scavenge and poop all of the time.

    I would remove that batting, it could be harboring nasties.
    Ok, sound good Slap! I wasn't sure what part of the shrimp was turning white.

    Yes, I'll remove the batting and add a little cave or something to grow the moss on :) what about a half coconut shell?
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    Thread name changed.

    Coco cave would be just fine...even better, get them some cholla wood, elder cones, and IAL's...all beneficial for shrimp
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    Cholla wood, elder cones, IALs. Lol, what are these? Indian Almond leaves? Do I get these online? My chain LFS didn't sell these things

    Thanks for changing the thread title. Makes it easier to go back to and diagnose-eventually!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    What are the params now?
    I'll check. My gh from the tap is only 4. Kh is only 2. I imagine the kh is consumed and gh stays at 3 or 4 unless I supplement minerals. Man, I should check Equilibrium for copper before I start using it!

    The pH was still 7 after my 40% WC late last night
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    Btw, the shrimp are pooping. Just white poop.
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