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Bamboo Shrimp

Original price $13.99 - Original price $13.99
Original price
$13.99
$13.99 - $13.99
Current price $13.99

Bamboo Shrimp (Atyopsis Moluccensis)

Description:

The Bamboo Shrimp, scientifically known as Atyopsis Moluccensis, is a unique and eye-catching freshwater shrimp. Admired for its intricate filtering appendages and ornamental appearance, it's a natural choice for aquarists looking to add an exotic touch to their aquariums.

Features:

  • Distinctive appearance with fan-like appendages for filter feeding
  • Beautiful color variations, typically showcasing a blend of red, brown, and yellow hues
  • Generally peaceful, coexisting well with a variety of tank mates
  • Contributes to tank cleanliness by feeding on suspended particles

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 20 gallons with adequate space for roaming
  • Water Parameters: pH 6.5-7.5, soft to moderately hard water
  • Temperature: 22-28°C (72-82°F)
  • Diet: Primarily a filter feeder; requires a diet of fine particulate matter like detritus, algae, and specially formulated shrimp foods
  • Compatibility: Best in community tanks with other peaceful fish and invertebrates