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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 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
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Customer Reviews

Based on 144 reviews
96%
(138)
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J
J.E.
5/5

Everything arrived quickly, only one casualty

g
g.a.
Excellent company to work with

Ordered live shrimp and the entire process was a real pleasure.

P
P.V.
Good quality shrimp

Shrimp came in and they were all alive. They handled my tank well, but I was a dumbass and somehow half of them managed to escape from my tank and perished lol but will come back for more though.

C
C.G.
Killer Amano

Have ordered Amano Shrimp twice now and both times they have been spectacular. Seem to get to work right away and show a lot of energy. In other words, they are killer!

R
R.
A-crazy for my Amano!

The shrimp all are doing great in their tank. I ordered 20 but received 23. I am looking forward to ordering other kinds of shrimp in the future. Thanks!

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Customer Reviews

Based on 144 reviews
96%
(138)
3%
(4)
1%
(1)
1%
(1)
0%
(0)
J
J.E.
5/5

Everything arrived quickly, only one casualty

g
g.a.
Excellent company to work with

Ordered live shrimp and the entire process was a real pleasure.

P
P.V.
Good quality shrimp

Shrimp came in and they were all alive. They handled my tank well, but I was a dumbass and somehow half of them managed to escape from my tank and perished lol but will come back for more though.

C
C.G.
Killer Amano

Have ordered Amano Shrimp twice now and both times they have been spectacular. Seem to get to work right away and show a lot of energy. In other words, they are killer!

R
R.
A-crazy for my Amano!

The shrimp all are doing great in their tank. I ordered 20 but received 23. I am looking forward to ordering other kinds of shrimp in the future. Thanks!