Taiwan River Shrimp

Taiwan River Shrimp group is native to Taiwan although some can be found in other countries. The most popular species is Caridina japonica (Amano Shrimp) which is an effective water tank cleaner. The ideal setup for these shrimps is an established freshwater aquarium or pond of at least 10 gallons with plenty of hiding places […]

Sulawesi Shrimp

Caridina dennerli is a small species of freshwater shrimp from Sulawesi (Indonesia) that grows up to 2.5 centimetres (1.0 in) in length. They live a little longer (6 months to one year longer) than the average dwarf shrimp. Their bright coloration makes them an attractive addition to the aquarium hobby. Cardinal shrimps are more sensitive […]

Caridina Cantonensis

Caridina cantonensis sp. is a crystal shrimp (sometimes called a bee shrimp) of ,a species of small freshwater shrimp in the family Atyidae. One of the most popular shrimp in the hobby. It is native to China. In 1996, Mr. Hisayasu Suzuki of Japan discovered one of his Bee Shrimp had red stripes instead of […]

Neocaridina Davidi

Neocaridina Davidi sinensis is a variety of freshwater shrimp from Taiwan which is commonly kept in aquariums. The natural coloration of the shrimp is green-brown, in the past years, Taiwan breeders have created several colorful strains including yellow, blue, red, green and orange. The density of coloration on adult shrimp, dependent on breeding, determines their sale […]