One of the most popular and easiest to breed shrimps in the saltwater aquarium trade is the Stenopus hispidus, or more commonly known as Banded Coral shrimp, Banded Boxer Shrimp,… Read More »Banded Coral Shrimp Care Sheet (Stenopus hispidus)
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High levels of ammonia in your water can have a variety of adverse effects on your shrimp and other aquarium wildlife. Ammonia in particular is quite toxic and the longer… Read More »How to reduce ammonia levels in shrimp tank
Review of Aqueon Designer Led 8.75 gallon shrimp aquarium kit, related and missing accessories for optimal performance.
Looking for some truly spectacular crustaceans for your aquarium? Triops are a family of prehistoric shrimp, also referred to as tadpole shrimp or shield shrimp, who can effectively be considered… Read More »Triops : “Prehistoric” Tadpole Shrimp Care Sheet
A very elegant variation of neocaridina takes the name of White Pearl, or Snowball shrimp, after its coloration which varies from light gray to very white (especially in female specimens).… Read More »White Pearl Shrimp Care Sheet (Neocaridina cf Zhangjiajiensis)
Snails make an amazing companion pet for your shrimp tank. Not only they provide a source of entertainment for both you and your shrimp (there’s a subreddit named r/shrimpridingsnails –… Read More »Best snails for your freshwater shrimp tank
Isopods are an order of crustaceans whose members may live on water as well as land. Freshwater isopods are somewhat similar to shrimp, although their latin name Asellus literally means… Read More »Freshwater Isopod Care Sheet (Asellus Aquaticus)
In nature, most shrimp are omnivorous – feeding on algae, zooplankton, and carcasses. The main source of nutrition for “domestic” freshwater shrimp comes from cleaning up your aquarium, munching on… Read More »Freshwater Shrimp Tank Food & Nutrition Guide
Commonly known as Red Nose Shrimp or Pinocchio Shrimp (not all of them have a red nose!), this peculiar creature is characterized – you guessed it – by a large,… Read More »Red nose Shrimp Care Sheet (Caridina Gracilirostris)