Pistol shrimp!

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    valasaraptor Proud ocelot owner!

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    I just found a exoskeleton of what i think is a pistol shrimp!!!!! Im excited kinda! and have heard a few rapid pops over the past week lol I have a hi fin red banded goby,will they co-exist symbiotically? or is it a certain type of pistol that they host?
     
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    yep their a shrimp goby, so they can hang with the pistol
     
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    It depends on what pistol shrimp it is. Most of the hitchhikers on live rock will not associate with gobies because they live a completely different lifestyle than the ones associated with gobies. Of course, you might be lucky and have a goby/shrimp pair.
     
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