Yellow tang

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  1. jack

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    :eek:Hey guys , ive got a problem... My tang keeps eating my cleaner shrimps tenticles.
    Its trange coz my fire shrimp is fine and does not get eaten.

    Some thing i read said that its coz the tang feels the shrimp isnt doing its job of cleaning it and thats why he nips at him.
     
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    O the fire shrimp lost ists skin again, like 2nd time in 2 weeks lol is that normal?
     
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    He is molting, they do that as they get too big for their own skin and sheds it. He will probably hide for a day or two until the new exoskeleton is hardend.
     
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    Feed the tang a little more, might stop it harrassing the shrimp.
     
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    Lol just wonderd if it wasnt to much skinning for such a short time
     
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