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RE: Aquatic Plants Digest V4 #1556

Do you feed baby brine shrimp to your tank? Hydra love that.

I've heard that Amquel kills rotifers and even daphnia. Maybe it will work on hydra too.

Also, the only good hydra eaters I've heard about are gouramis.

-- Stephen

> Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2002 18:20:57 -0800
> From: Naomi Mizumoto <naomizu at pacbell_net>
> Subject: Re: shrimp/snail experiements, tweezers, and hydra
> Hi, All!
> Now, an update on the hydra problem I wrote about earlier 
> this month... 
> I've been freaking out for the past couple of weeks because their 
> population was steadily growing. I could even see new ones 
> "budding" out of 
> old ones. I put a larger guppy in the tank, even some dwarf 
> rasboras (an 
> impulse purchase), and nobody did more than "nip" at the 
> hydra, out of what 
> seemed like curiosity than predation.>