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Postby Downu » Sat 19 Jul, 2014 10:00 pm

Has any anyone had success culturing these?

If so any tips?
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Re: Rotifers

Postby damer » Sun 20 Jul, 2014 9:44 am

Plenty of info around. A web site called rotifer.com I think, is good.

If you use nsw for them, make sure you sterilise it as other organisms will colonise in the culture very quick. Boil it, microwave, etc.

If you use phyto, allways have some frozen instant algae as back up.

Just some tips that worked for me.
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Re: Rotifers

Postby Magicj » Mon 21 Jul, 2014 12:57 pm

You will find some good information here http://www.brineshrimpdirect.com/c90/Ra ... -c199.html

My main tip - don't overfeed.
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Re: Rotifers

Postby radioman » Fri 25 Jul, 2014 8:45 pm

Yes mate, I culture these all the time. Just make sure the water 1.019 and all is good.
Let me know if you want any help
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