Originally Posted by JackisLost
Ghost shrimp usually die easier because they are transported further than other shrimp that are obtained within the states. Ghost shrimp also are harder to breed because they are lower life form shrimp, meaning the eggs hatch in a larvae stage. These shrimp larvae need blackish water
Actually ghost shrimp are full freshwater, larvea and all. No brackish needed! I would get 5-6 in a 14 gallon. I feed mine everyday, or else they become much more cannabalistic.