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Amphipod Cleaning Sand… One Piece At a Time!

Check out this Amphipod cleaning sand… one piece at a time! I caught this little guy scurrying out as quickly as he can from his hole and grabbing a single piece of sand and then dragging it back to his … Continue reading

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Cleaner Shrimp are Great Addition to Reef Tanks

Cleaner Shrimp are Great Addition to Reef Tanks Clean Up Crew. Here’s why: The Cleaner Shrimp has the scientific name of Lysmata amboinensis, but  goes by many common names such as the Skunk Cleaner, Scarlet Cleaner, Scarlet Skunk Cleaner, Pacific White Striped … Continue reading

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Saltwater Aquarium Clean-Up Crew

Acquiring a saltwater aquarium clean-up crew is essential in naturally maintaining common saltwater tank problems such as algae growth, substrate compaction, and excess waste. The alternative, is chemicals and excessive cleaning that could damage the delicate eco-system we are trying to … Continue reading

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