Peppermint shrimp going belly up

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Bought 3 on Saturday and have just found one on its back in the corner of the tank (twitches every now and then). Don't have much hope for it but should I move it to the sump or do something else?
 
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Ild leave it, Shrimps are one of the most fragile things u can add to a tank, and maintain. Certain spikes here and there instantly kill them. Ild rather leave it be maby it comes right.
 

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How long did you acclimatise? this is the biggest cause of shrimp death, they need a few hours of slow acclimatisation to prevent the shock of the change in salinity.
 
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Close on 2 hours, the other 2 are doing well. He is the biggest of the 3. Salinity is the same as the LFS.
 
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lol no not yet, still has to arrive..........from SA :) its umm slightly expensive out here so i had to ship mine. you know the feeling either ship your tank or no tank......and no tanks NOT going to happen
 

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