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Old 07/25/2020, 04:53 PM   #1
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Serpent Starfish

I have a fluval 13.5 I bought a serpent starfish from the lfs. My question is if it dies how can I prevent the tank from crashing? Itís buried in the sand some place, i canít find it. What should I do?


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Old 07/28/2020, 06:55 PM   #2
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It should be fine, assuming you're feeding the tank something it can eat. Any old fish food'll work. They're great detrivores, which all tanks need.

I have reproducing micro-serpent stars. They're an important part of the ecosystem.

Worst case, you're doing a 100% water change on 13.5 gallons.


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Old 07/28/2020, 11:39 PM   #3
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It should be fine, assuming you're feeding the tank something it can eat. Any old fish food'll work. They're great detrivores, which all tanks need.

I have reproducing micro-serpent stars. They're an important part of the ecosystem.

Worst case, you're doing a 100% water change on 13.5 gallons.

Just did 50% water change hopefully the bacteria bloom wonít come back! I canít find it in the tank!


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