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  • Jul 5 2018, 05:01 PM
    ThreeEyez: hey notostracan, i have subscribed to your channel
  • Mar 2 2018, 12:40 AM
    notostracan: As long as this site is still hosted, it wont die! Traffic may be low, but it's fairly consistant. There are a lot of good threads and info here. If it were to die, I would do my best tro bring it back :). Anyone feel free to PM me with questions.
  • Jan 13 2018, 12:20 PM
    BlueWanderer: As soon as they can eat pellet food and big enough for you filter I think. I even have some triops born and grown up in a big tank.
  • Jan 5 2018, 12:33 AM
    hurmdewurm: ooooh almost forgot how many days old must they be before they can swim in a aquarium that is 8 liter they are swimming in a 500ml aquarium richt know let me know^_^
  • Dec 28 2017, 06:41 PM
    ThreeEyez: dont let this site go die please...
  • Dec 25 2017, 05:12 PM
    ThreeEyez: How can I crush the spirulina pellets to powder that I buyed? with a spoon they won't get smaller. Thanks
  • Dec 25 2017, 05:02 PM
    ThreeEyez: How can I crush the spirulina pellets to powder that I buyed? with a spoon they won't get smaller. Thanks
  • Aug 19 2017, 08:13 PM
    Reiderabbot: Hii
  • Aug 19 2017, 08:12 PM
    Reiderabbot: Is anyone able to help me with my hatching issues?
  • Jun 15 2017, 12:40 PM
    fie: Anyone still alive here? :)

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