Copepods And Amphipods Are A Nuisance For Fish In Some Aquariums

Copepods and amphipods are shrimp-like crustaceans that live in saltwater aquariums. They are not harmful to fish and are used by many saltwater fish and other marine species. Some fish rely on these sea bugs as their main food. This is challenging to keep. They require a well-established aquarium with a consistently high copepod and Amphipod population. They may not have enough food to eat. There are a few suppliers where you can buy copepods for fish and tickle them. They made them shiver or tremble. A hang-on-tank type power filter with a fine micron sleeve can be used to remove them. . . .

Tags: Fish/ Marine/ Environment/ Fish And Animals/ Oceans/

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