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A bit confused with the two different species breed or not?

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Zoidburg

They can, and will.


Generally speaking, if they belong to the same genera, they can hybridize. This isn't completely true for Caridina, however I do believe that Caridina still needs to be broken down into further genera.

 

It's also possible for some to breed outside of their own genera, which is less common... but has occurred.

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jayc

Agree with Zoidburg.

I have never kept Palamatas, but I'm pretty sure it is possbile for these two to breed.

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