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Amano Shrimp var. Red

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Original price $5.99 - Original price $54.99
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$5.99 - $54.99
Current price $5.99
Style: 1 Shrimp (2.2-3.6 cm)

Amano Shrimp var. Red


Boasting a captivating deep red hue, the Amano Shrimp var. Red is a rare and visually appealing variant of the classic Amano Shrimp. Its vibrant coloration provides a dramatic contrast in planted aquariums and adds a touch of elegance to any aquatic setting.


  • Striking red coloration
  • Efficient at algae control, keeping the tank clean
  • Adaptable and resilient
  • Active and interactive aquarium inhabitant

Care and Maintenance:

Just like their traditional counterparts, the Red Amano Shrimp are diligent cleaners, renowned for their knack in managing algae growth. They thrive in clean water conditions and should be fed a diverse diet of high-quality shrimp pellets, algae wafers, and occasional green vegetables.


  • Scientific Name: Caridina multidentata (variant)
  • Temperature: 22 - 28 °C
  • pH Level: 6.5 - 7.5
  • GH: 6-8
  • KH: 1-4
  • Size: 4 - 6 cm
  • Diet: Omnivore
  • Lifespan: 2-3 years
  • Care Level: Moderate


The Amano Shrimp var. Red is a peaceful species, harmoniously coexisting with many fish and shrimp varieties. However, they should be shielded from aggressive tank mates. Ensuring ample hiding spots, like aquatic plants, stones, and caverns, is essential for their safety and comfort.