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    Help with Mantis Shrimp ID

    Female. Gonodactylus chiragra
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    Bumble Bee Mantis in trouble?

    I've owned a few of Lysiosquillina maculata in the past. A taller tank is better than longer and I suggest mix in some fine substrate. I suggest getting some through the means of online. Also, in this case, I recommend a PVC pipe. It needs to feel secure and the transparent critter thing isn't...
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    Different mantis id

    A ‘male’, Gonodactylus chiragra
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    Non-display Maximum Marco Growth Help.

    I have concluded that BRS customer service didn't know. I ended up doing blue and reds only. Having this redish purple hue.
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    Sea hare for tank mate?

    I will try the Sea Hare then. Sadly the Peacock I got isn't too clever. *sighs* Maybe that might be a good thing for the hare.
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    Sea hare for tank mate?

    Your opinions about a Sea hare with my male Peacock? Food (likey) Won't hurt to get feed back from you all.
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    Which mantis is your favorite?

    We are on the same boat. I would love another one again. However if 'you' get one i can totally help you with information and care. I learned alot from mine and help from Dr. Roy.
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    Which mantis is your favorite?

    These two great guys from what I recall were from NC. They ran a website that sold only Mantis Shrimps. They ended up closing shop and had went back to school. That was along time ago... if only they had returned selling they could collect a sh*te ton of different kinds of em. I was very sad to...
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    Which mantis is your favorite?

    They are! I miss mine. They were so entertaining and vibrant.
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    Non-display Maximum Marco Growth Help.

    You are half right! I ended up emailing Bulk Reef Supplies. They said RED, GREEN, and WHITE. The other hues wouldn't help with growth.
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    AI Hydra 26 Presets for non-display maximum macro growth?

    Thanks! I currently use a LED floodlight at 6500k. I would like to use my spare Hydra 26 in replace of what I currently use. I should reword what I'm asking... How to calibrate each of the LEDs on the Hydra to emulate 6500k. I know red light induces growth, but i would to see a basic set up of...
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    Non-display Maximum Marco Growth Help.

    I have an extra Aqua Illumination - Hydra 26, and i wanted to know what settings would give *maximum* macro algae growth?
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    AI Hydra 26 Presets for non-display maximum macro growth?

    I was watching a video from Bulk Reef Supplies about using a better quality light for the refugium. I have an extra Aqua Illumination Hydra 26, and i wanted to know what are the best growth settings? I image it would have more reds hues than blue hues.
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    Which mantis is your favorite?

    It will always be an Odontodactylus japonicus!
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    Videos/pictures of Caribbean stomatopods

    Oooooies! Exciting!
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