Thinking of keeping a clam in your saltwater aquarium?
We recently added some giant clams to the reef tanks in our office, so we wanted to share our best advice on purchasing, acclimating and caring for clams with you in today's Marine Depot video installment!
Special thanks to David Hammondtree (revhtree) and Chris Baskins (skinz78) at Reef2Reef.com along with MetroKat, Daniel Knop and James W. Fatherree, M.Sc. for some of the amazing clam photos that appear in this episode.
VIEW ACCOMPANYING BLOG POST (with full video transcript):
READ AN INTRODUCTION TO THE GIANT CLAMS:
BUY CERAMIC HOLDER FOR YOUR CLAM:
BUY ZOOXANTHELLAE TO HELP YOUR CLAM GROW:
BUY PHYTOPLANKTON TO FEED YOUR CLAM:
BUY SUPPLEMENTS TO MAINTAIN STABLE WATER PARAMETERS:
BUY AN ACCLIMATION CONTAINER TO INTRODUCE NEW SPECIMENS:
BUY THE INNOVATIVE MARINE ACCUDRIP TO ACCLIMATE NEW CLAMS:
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Until next time, take care happy reefkeeping!