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post #1 of 5 Old 05-27-2009, 06:07 PM Thread Starter
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Question Cleaner clams

what are these and how much lighting do you need for them also are they worth it

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post #2 of 5 Old 05-27-2009, 09:34 PM
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What'd they look like or do you have a link for them?

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post #3 of 5 Old 05-28-2009, 01:22 AM
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these are filter feeders and tend to die in the aquarium, same with flame scalops.
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post #4 of 5 Old 06-01-2009, 02:06 PM
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just this particular type of clam or all clams? I'm curious now.
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post #5 of 5 Old 06-01-2009, 09:34 PM
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these clams are filter feeders, other clams are usually filter feeders until they reach 2 to 3 inches and then require metal halide lights.
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