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atyopsis moluccensis
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Caresheet: Bamboo shrimp | Atyopsis moluccensis

The filter feeding Atyopsis moluccensis┬áis one of the most interesting aquarium shrimp available in the hobby, courtesy of its unusual feeding method. Unlike most of their cousins, bamboo shrimp are not bottom feeders. They use fan-like appendages to filter particles out of the water.…

March 19, 2017