Shrimps Crustacean

Diet: Omnivore / Herbivore

 Water Temp:  72-78°F  | Salinity:  1.023-1.025 

Minimum Tank Size: 20 gallons depending

Lighting: Strong  |  Aggression: With Caution | Water Current: Moderate  | Care Level: Hardy


  • Loss of color

  • Loss of appetite

  • Spots or fungus on body

  • Erratic movements

  • Disfigurement

  • Missing limbs or antennae


  • Usually feeds off excessive food or debris in the tank. Feed  2x-3x a day.

  • Provide hiding places, caves and décor to protect themselves.

  • Iodine supplement can be beneficial during molting process.

  • Some crustaceans are known to eat small fish and other invertebrates.

  • Great natural algae eaters and parasite cotnrol

  • Avoid copper based medications

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BluReef Aquarium

2198 Flatbush Avenue

Brooklyn, New York 11234

United States

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