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    my Singapore Wood Shrimp died yesterday.
    i am not sure why.
    maybe from starvation.
    he also was 4 inches long when i got him so he may have been pretty old.
    i am not sure about their life expectancy.
    i am very sad.
    he did look like he died very peacefully, he was in a bed of my plants.
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    lots o malayn needle point snails
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    Are they like bamboo shrimp?I had one for a month or so a while back.They are very delicate i have since learned.Im sorry about the loss of your shrimp.

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    Sorry for the loss.......
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    Quote Originally Posted by smaug
    Are they like bamboo shrimp?I had one for a month or so a while back.They are very delicate i have since learned.Im sorry about the loss of your shrimp.
    yeah bamboo shrimp.
    i was told at my good lfs store that he'd be fine in my 10g
    when i did some research i found out that they do much better in larger tanks.
    so my thoughts are that he may have died from starvation.
    but he was doing really well.
    he had molted and wasn't picking food off the bottom of tank except for once or twice.
    and my tank levels are all good.
    so i don't know
    10g- planted freshwater
    10 gallon freshwater, planted tank
    1 Redigobius balteatus (rhinohorn goby), 2 Trichopsis pumila (sparkling gourami), 5 mircorasbora erythromicron (emerald dwarf rasbora), 1 Celestichthys margaritatus (celestial pearl danio), 1 Dermogenys pusilla (wrestling halfbeak), 6 amano shrimp
    lots o malayn needle point snails
    3g- freshwater
    java moss

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    Sorry to here about your loss.

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    Quote Originally Posted by karbomb
    yeah bamboo shrimp.
    i was told at my good lfs store that he'd be fine in my 10g
    when i did some research i found out that they do much better in larger tanks.
    so my thoughts are that he may have died from starvation.
    but he was doing really well.
    he had molted and wasn't picking food off the bottom of tank except for once or twice.
    and my tank levels are all good.
    so i don't know
    mine seemed healthy right up till the day he died,i dont know what killed him.

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