Will Baby Ghost Shrimp Fit In A Hatchery With No Net?

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish and Invertebrates' started by Murferee, Apr 25, 2018.

  1. MurfereeNew MemberMember

    Hello fellow fish lore member. recently i have found out that my ghost shrimp is pregnant and has only a few days left to give birthand i only have one hatchery but it has no net. i cant send a picture but if anyone knows if a baby ghost shrimps wont escape this hatchery please tell me about it. Thanks for your time! :)
  2. 75g Discus TankFishlore VIPMember

    Ghost shrimp babies are quite hard to raise.

    They first go through a larval stage where they:
    1. Get eaten
    2. Get sucked up by the filter
    3. Starve to death because they are too small to eat foods

    But it is possible. How big is the hatchery?
  3. MurfereeNew MemberMember

    its pretty small but i cant take any picture although it has some holes in it but right now i have two baby fish in there and it's doing its job but the holes look pretty big to me
  4. MurfereeNew MemberMember

    i do have a ten gallon specifically for babies so i could put my ghost shrimp who are pregnant in there

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