Red Nose Shrimp

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Caridina gracilirostris is a species of brackishwater shrimp belong to genus Caridina in the family Atyidae. It has a wide native range extending from Japan and Fiji through Indonesia to Madagascar. It is an algae-eating species that lives in mangroves and marshes. *This Shrimp will eat plants and moss. 

Freshwater Shrimp

Native to Taiwan, they come in various shades of red and are in fact graded (more on this later).

Its vibrant color, and ease to keep, make it very popular in particular for beginner aquarists.

Care Level:

Easy

Temperament:

Peaceful

Color Form:

Red, Blue, Jade Green, Tangerine Orange, Gold Bee, Brown, Various

Lifespan:

1-2 years

Size:

0.5-2cm

Diet:

Omnivore

Family:

Atyidae

Minimum Tank Size:

20L

Tank Set-Up:

Freshwater, heavily planted

Compatibility:

Other shrimps and snails

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