Can pods be added to an aquarium?

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Is it possible to add pods live to anaquarium? Does anyone sell them?
Or is it a waiting game to see when they reproduce on living rock or elsewhere ie. the sump?

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Reply #1

Yep, you can normally buy them chilled in most LFSs. If you put them in the DT they get eaten (they are food after all!) Some people use a sump chamber (eg Refugium) to house them and let them breed. Some will naturally get pulled through into the DT, while you can scoop some out to feed the tank when you feel like it

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Yep can add them, I just add the ones from Lfs, I leave them on the side and once at room temp I add them when lights are out as gives them a chance to hide in rock work, I top them up every 6-8months.

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Amo Manik - what kind of quantity do you add? (To what volume tank?)

I have added them as a short term food before but like your approach (however wouldnt want to over do it!!!)

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Reply #4

I add 3 of the little bags to 400 litres.
I occasionally check with a torch when lights out and can see them running in and out of rock work, I also have some living in my sump.
I top them up as have a couple of wrasse and they are always picking them of the rock work.

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Hi , I know someone on here that has got too many in their tank at the moment ( little joke there ) they might be able to send you some of theirs ,
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Stemanc got loads .  :grin: :grin:
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