Re: NANFA-- Golden Shiner Question/duckweed eaters

unclescott (
Fri, 19 Sep 2003 10:43:40 -0500

Thank you for the great over view. Lots of suggestions to follow up on.

Ray wrote:
> The Pearls took a bit, but suddenly
> started to eat it. They are listed as preferring insects and crustaceans.

9-1-03 Todd wrote:

>I don't think a RSBD is going to pass up a nice steak (ie insect) dinner
> just cause someone said they're algavores :)

Interesting what fish will eat in a pinch. I suppose many have seen that
after returning from a vacation and checking to see who and what is missing
from a tank.

"Necessity is a mother."

All the best,

Park Forest, IL
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