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Amano Shrimp

Product Description

Please Note: These shrimp are still going through our 30 Day Quarantine. If ordered, they will ship between November 12th to 14th

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 one inch 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 186 reviews
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(177)
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C.B.
Amano shrimp!

Love em. Very satisfied with my order. Got 6 shrimp when expected only 5 and all were alive and well on arrival. Drip acclimated for 3 hours and added to the tank and everyone seems to be adjusting nicely. Will be purchasing again.

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S.
Amano Shrimp

Shrimp arrived safely, one DOA but net gain was still one since i received more than I ordered. Somewhat heavily planted tank, so they have disappeared for now. We'll see what happens in a few weeks.

R
R.B.
Amano shrimp x 20

Order arrived on time. 2 inces of snow on ground and 20 degrees. Had 3 casualties total. Totally awesome considering the late time of year and temperature. Highly recommend Flip aqauatics outstanding service!! If your new to hobby watch YouTube videos very helpful. Buy the acclimation kit totally worth and Gh+/kh+ if using R/O water.

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A.
Best Shrimp

Thank you for these beautiful shrimps. One of the best algae eaters. its been 2 weeks and are eliminating algae off my tank.
i read this article on a blog that helped me keeping these shrimp happily.
https://www.fishkeepingguide.com/amano-shrimp-caridina-multidentata/
This might help beginners like me to keep them.

C
C.M.
Awesome!

All shrimp arrived happy healthy and ready to eat. Sent a couple extras, very grateful. Will purchase from them again!

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Customer Reviews

Based on 186 reviews
95%
(177)
2%
(4)
1%
(1)
1%
(1)
2%
(3)
C
C.B.
Amano shrimp!

Love em. Very satisfied with my order. Got 6 shrimp when expected only 5 and all were alive and well on arrival. Drip acclimated for 3 hours and added to the tank and everyone seems to be adjusting nicely. Will be purchasing again.

S
S.
Amano Shrimp

Shrimp arrived safely, one DOA but net gain was still one since i received more than I ordered. Somewhat heavily planted tank, so they have disappeared for now. We'll see what happens in a few weeks.

R
R.B.
Amano shrimp x 20

Order arrived on time. 2 inces of snow on ground and 20 degrees. Had 3 casualties total. Totally awesome considering the late time of year and temperature. Highly recommend Flip aqauatics outstanding service!! If your new to hobby watch YouTube videos very helpful. Buy the acclimation kit totally worth and Gh+/kh+ if using R/O water.

A
A.
Best Shrimp

Thank you for these beautiful shrimps. One of the best algae eaters. its been 2 weeks and are eliminating algae off my tank.
i read this article on a blog that helped me keeping these shrimp happily.
https://www.fishkeepingguide.com/amano-shrimp-caridina-multidentata/
This might help beginners like me to keep them.

C
C.M.
Awesome!

All shrimp arrived happy healthy and ready to eat. Sent a couple extras, very grateful. Will purchase from them again!