Red Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina davidi var. Red) 10 per Order
Product Code: sh-rc
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The Red Cherry Shrimp is without doubt the number one kept shrimp
in the hobby, when you start keeping shrimp it's probably the first one
you hear of and you will find them in virtually every aquatic shop
going. They do best in a planted aquarium and add a great bit of color, they are very easy to keep and are great for beginners. They
are able to survive in a wide range of water parameters but as with any
shrimp ammonia, nitrite and nitrate levels must be kept to a minimum.
Red Cherry Shrimp are not fussy what they eat, anything your
offer will be greatly received, algae wafers, blanched vegetables such
as courgette and spinach, brussel sprouts, cucumber, fish flakes, shrimp
pellets, red peppers and so on they are a great little shrimp to keep
and very very easy.
These shrimp are very easy to sex, the females are bigger with a rounded
undercarriage and has a very deep coloration, the males are smaller
with a flat undercarriage and very little color, my males are almost
There are no special requirements in breeding this shrimp, as long as
water is kept clean and they are well fed they will breed, and breed
a lot !! You will find a small colony within a couple of months which is
why they are everywhere as they are so easy to breed and cheap to buy
making them a great starter shrimp.