Shrimp ???

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  1. saaid

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    Hey peeps,found this interesting guy. Looks like a shrimp ? About 45mm in size.

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  3. MistaOrange

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    Looks like some sort of a mantis shrimp... Cool...
     
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    how did you see that in your tank Saaid? :eek:
    Looks like nice picasso food if it is not beneficial! :tt2:
     
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    I took some small pieces of rock out,funny enough the rock fell and out came a crab with the shrimp :biggrin:
     
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    Cool critter though...
     
  8. saaid

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    It is indeed. It played dead for a while then just went cookoo for 5secs and kept doing it.

    Not sure he is alive anymore :( I put him in the other tank sump but think he was taken up by the skimmer pump as there was no air draw on the pump this morning :eek:

    I am such an ass :lol:
     
  9. KeeganP

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    Is it dead?
     
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    We can't take you anywhere saaid!
    At least you got a pic of the shrimp!
     
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    Not sure,will check when I get home. I just put the skimmer off.
     
  12. KeeganP

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    Aww ok, I see your other post now.
     
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    :lol:

    Jinne,don't be nasty :biggrin:

    It's documented now :thumbup:
     
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    At least it's out of your display...
     
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    Nooooooo You serial?
     
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    No I am parallel :lol::lol::lol:
     
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    That shrimps die when they get sucked into the skimmer?:p
     
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