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Amano Shrimp

Product Description

Amano Shrimp or Caridina multidentata are a freshwater species of shrimp native to Japan and Taiwan. They were introduced into the aquarium hobby by Takashi Amano in the early 1980’s. They are widely popular among planted tank enthusiasts as they eat algae off of plants and substrate. These shrimp grow to 3+ inches in length and display clear body coloration that can change during breeding to different hues of red, blue, and green. They can cohabitate with small fish species, snails, and dwarf freshwater shrimp. They can tolerate a wide range of water parameters and work in almost any aquarium setup. Along with a steady source of algae and natural biofilm, these shrimp eat any shrimp specific pellet food or bottom feeder wafer.

You will receive amano shrimp that are at least .5 inches and up to 1.5 inchs in size. They will be healthy and guaranteed alive. 

Tank Parameters

  • Ph: 6.6 to 7.9
  • Gh: 6 to 16
  • Kh:  1 to 6
  • TDS: 130 to 400
  • Temp: 65 to 76

Tank Equipment

  • Filter: Matten Filter
  • Substrate: Fluval Shrimp Stratum or Pool Filter Sand
  • Water: RO/DI Water remineralized with Salty Shrimp Gh+ or Gh/Kh+
  • Decor: Malaysian Driftwood, Java Moss and Indian Almond Leaves

 

$24.99
Maximum quantity available reached.

Customer Reviews

Based on 287 reviews
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E
E.W.
Shrimp came fine

Took a week to ship after order.

M
M.O.
Amano Shrimp

Amazing shrimp. Highly recommend!!

T
T.G.
confused

I sent an email about my shipment and I got this automated email response, do I need to send another email to someone?

J
J.D.
great little shrimp

arrived quickly, all frisky and alive, now enjoying their new home.

K
K.P.
Amani Shrimp

Arrived timely, one didn’t make the trip. Looked great but very small. I thought they would have been a bit larger. They were a snack for my angels.

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