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Molly Milly Blennies eat clams?

Joined
Apr 24, 2018
Location
S.E. Texas
#1
Can anyone confirm or deny that Molly Milly Blennies eat clams? Are all blennies possible clam eaters. Ok wow, that sounded WAY wrong. But seriously, I have a small hitchhiker clam that I'm rather attached to, so I'd really like to know before I introduce a blenny. Thanks.
 
Joined
Oct 26, 2014
Location
galveston
#2
Let me start by saying I don't have any photo clams but I do have a few oysters and some mussels. I dont ever see mine messing with any of them. I do feed them oyster, clams, and mussels and they love them. I cant say if it would mess with a clam that can't close all the way. Maybe someone that has had them will chime in.
 
Joined
Apr 24, 2018
Location
S.E. Texas
#3
Ah right, mine is probably a mussel, no mantle. And hanging out in a cave. So a good point then maybe the blenny I read about was mantle munching, rather then whole sale shellfish attacking. Cool.
 
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