Shrimp truly come in every color imaginable. For many of them, it is a matter of survival: being tinier than most fish, they need to hide so that they do… Read More »Color-changing shrimp: Chameleon shrimp and Ninja shrimp
Pinto is the name given to a few variations of the caridina cantonensis species. They differ from regular crystal shrimp due to their color – red or black with white… Read More »Pinto Shrimp / Galaxy Shrimp Care Sheet (Caridina Cantonensis)
The Caridina cantonensis is a tiny striped shrimp originary from Taiwan. It has become a rather common guest in aquarium tanks worldwide and comes in three color variations: the orange… Read More »Tiger Shrimp Care Sheet (Caridina Cantonensis)
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.
The personality of the Amano shrimp and its restless endeavour makes it one of the most popular pet shrimps in the hobby. This variety is a dwarf white, almost transparent… Read More »Amano Shrimp Care Sheet (Caridina Multidentata)