One of the most popular variants of cherry shrimp rocks a vivid orange color. The Orange Pumpkin Shrimp, Sunkist Shrimp or Orange Sakura shrimp is one of the newest variations… Read More »Orange Pumpkin Shrimp / Orange Sakura Shrimp (neocaridina heteropoda var. Orange)
Cherry shrimp are dwarf shrimp particularly sought out for ther vibrant colors, which come innumerable different variations. They belong to the neocaridina genus, and are rather small in size (even more so than many other types of dwarf shrimp). Last by not least, this species rocks not one, but three (!) scientific names: neocaridina davidi, neocaridina heteropoda, neocaridina denticulata sinensis.
Many species of freshwater shrimps are especially good as tank cleaners, as they feed on algae, plant matter and other sediments, obsessively scouting their environment until they have no more… Read More »Best tank cleaner shrimp for your freshwater aquarium