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    Pistol/goby buried?

    Anyone had experience with Pistol shrimp and Goby going missing? They have been very visible and actively feeding for weeks, and now I'm concerned they may have been buried alive by moving rock (although none seem to have moved). It may be possible that the rock has slowly sank into the substrate and trapped them?

    Any experience like this?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nash Clan View Post
    Anyone had experience with Pistol shrimp and Goby going missing? They have been very visible and actively feeding for weeks, and now I'm concerned they may have been buried alive by moving rock (although none seem to have moved). It may be possible that the rock has slowly sank into the substrate and trapped them?

    Any experience like this?
    Mine will sometimes disappear for a couple of days at a time, but if I look from below the tank, (My stand doesn't have a top, so I can see the underside of the tank) I can see them in their tunnels.

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    Sure enough...they are back a few days later. Thanks for your comments. I'm glad I didn't cave into the temptation of moving rocks around. I probably would have crushed or buried them in the process.

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    this happens quite often, just because we look at the front of the tank doesn't mean our livestock understands that. glad to hear they returned :b2:
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