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post #1 of 2 Old 12-07-2008, 09:27 AM Thread Starter
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Snails help grow infusoria?

I read in a magazine that said the poo of snails would help feed infusoria. Is this true? If it is, would the population be significant enough to temporarily sustain a few fish?

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post #2 of 2 Old 12-08-2008, 09:50 PM
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You cannot see the infusoria clearly enough to know if the population can sustain the fish. Dropping plenty of plants will guarantee your fish constant supply of microorganisms harboring them.

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