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Orange Shrimp (Caridina cf. propinqua)

$4.99

The Orange Shrimp, also known as or Orange Sunkist Shrimp is both hardy and vibrantly colored – an excellent choice for those just starting with freshwater shrimp. Like most freshwater shrimp, it is a peaceful, social species best kept in groups and will feed readily on most sinking foods. Although they are an adaptable species, they will do best in slightly soft water and with plenty of cover.

Crystal Red Shrimp (Caridina cf. cantonensis) Grade S

$9.99

Crystal Red Shrimp are a selectively bred form of Caridina which supposedly originated in Japan some years ago. They are enormously popular due to their striking solid red and white coloration and can be a bit more delicate than some of the more common Neocaridina species, so are best kept by hobbyists with some experience keeping shrimp already. Crystal Red Shrimp prefer soft, lower pH water and do best at slightly lower temperatures. Breeders and serious hobbyist utilize a grading system for these shrimp, with higher grade specimens having a more solid white base coloration with specific shapes and patterns for the red bands. Our SS grade shrimp are selectively bred to these standards yet still have impressive amounts of deep red on them.

Yellow Fire Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi)

$7.49

The Yellow Fire Shrimp is a selectively bred form of Neocaridina shrimp very similar to the popular and common Red Cherry Shrimp. Like the Red Cherries, they are remarkably hardy and adaptable, excellent shrimp for beginners. Yellow Fire Shrimp have a uniform yellow body coloration with a vibrant dark yellow strip along the back.

Bamboo Shrimp (Atyopsis moluccensis)

$9.99

An large growing and unique freshwater shrimp found throughout Southern Thailand and Peninsular Malaysia, the Bamboo, Rock, or Waterfall Shrimp tends to be found in rocky, fast-moving streams where they use their specialized fan-like front arms to filter out particulate foods from the water. In the wild they are a common but cryptic species and can be fairly shy at first in the aquarium as well. They require clean water, regular feeding of small foods like frozen brine or very small granules, and plenty of cover in the form of driftwood, rockwork, or live plants to thrive. Due to their size, they are not generally at risk with peaceful fish tankmates and are generally compatible with a wide variety of invertebrate tankmates as well. In the wild, they are usually found in groups so while a single shrimp will usually do fine on its own they may benefit from being kept in groups.

Mexican Dwarf Orange Crayfish (Cambarellus patzcuarensis ‘orange’)

$9.99

The Orange Dwarf Crayfish is a selectively bred form of a tiny dwarf species native to crater lakes in Mexico. While the wild form of this crustacean is normally an unremarkable grey or brown, this form has become extremely popular in the hobby due to its vibrant orange coloration. Ideal for planted or nano aquariums, they are plant and fish safe, and unlikely to harm any tankmates. As a scavenger, they will feed readily on most frozen or prepared sinking diets.

Red Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi)

$3.49

The Red Cherry Shrimp is a selectively bred form of Neocaridina shrimp.  It is one of the most popular forms of shrimp in the hobby. They are remarkably hardy and adaptable, excellent shrimp for beginners. Red Cherry Shrimp have a mottled reddish body coloration.

Blue Diamond Shrimp (Neocaridina sp.)

$4.49

The Blue Diamond Shrimp is a selectively bred form of wild Neocaridina shrimp with a dark blue body coloration. Like the Red Cherry Shrimp, they are remarkably hardy and adaptable, excellent shrimp for beginners.

Red Rili Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi)

$3.99

The Red Rili Shrimp is a selectively bred form of Neocaridina shrimp.  It is a very popular form of shrimp in the hobby. They are remarkably hardy and adaptable, excellent shrimp for beginners. Red Rili Shrimp have a translucent body with red markings.

Papuan Apricot Crayfish (Cherax holthuisi)

$49.99

One of several rare species of Cherax crayfish found in the region surrounding Aitinjo Lake in Papua, Indonesia the Papua Apricot Crayfish is a strikingly marked crustacean with a uniform pale whitish orange coloration with black eyes. Found in warm, slightly acidic waters, this species is thought to inhabit rocky habitat in fairly deep reaches of large lakes. In the aquarium, these crayfish are hardy and quite adaptable to aquarium conditions and will feed readily on most frozen or prepared sinking diets. Like most crayfish, the Papuan Orange prefer a dimly lit aquarium with multiple hiding places although once acclimated to the aquarium are not shy.

Papuan Orange Tip Crayfish (Cherax snowdeni)

$49.99

One of several rare species of Cherax crayfish found in the Kepala Burung or Vogelkop Penunsula in Papua, Indonesia the Orange Tip or Black Orange Tip Crayfish is a colorful crustacean distinguished by vivid orange trim around its claws and tail. Found in warm, clear waters, this species inhabit rocky habitat in areas of moderate flow. In the aquarium, these crayfish are hardy and quite adaptable to aquarium conditions and will feed readily on most frozen or prepared sinking diets. Like most crayfish, the Papuan Orange Tip prefer a dimly lit aquarium with multiple hiding places although once acclimated to the aquarium are not shy.

Papuan Extreme Orange Crayfish (Cherax cf. holthuisi)

$49.99

One of several rare species of Cherax crayfish found in the Kepala Burung or Vogelkop Penunsula in Papua, Indonesia, the Extreme Orange or Extreme Red Crayfish is a spectacularly colored crustacean distinguished by uniform vivid orange coloration. Found in warm, clear waters, this species inhabit rocky habitat in areas of moderate flow. In the aquarium, these crayfish are hardy and quite adaptable to aquarium conditions and will feed readily on most frozen or prepared sinking diets. Like most crayfish, the Papuan Orange Tip prefer a dimly lit aquarium with multiple hiding places although once acclimated to the aquarium are not shy.

Papuan Red Boesemani Crayfish (Cherax boesemani)

$49.99

One of several rare species of Cherax crayfish found in the Ajamaru Lakes region of Kepala Burung or Vogelkop Penunsula in Papua, Indonesia, the Red Boesemani or Blue Moon Crayfish is strikingly marked as adults, with variable blues, reds, and oranges. Found in warm, clear waters, this species tends to inhabit rocky lake bottom habitat . In the aquarium, these crayfish are hardy and quite adaptable to aquarium conditions and will feed readily on most frozen or prepared sinking diets. Like most crayfish, the Red Boesemani prefers a dimly lit aquarium with multiple hiding places although once acclimated to the aquarium are not shy.