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Product spotlight: Caridina cf. cantonensis "tiger"

Caridina cf. cantonensis "Tiger"

Common name: Tiger shrimp

Distribution: SE Asia, S. China- readily farmed/tank raised

Size: ~1-1.25"

pH/hardness- 6.0-7.3; dkh 2-10; low pH, low hardness, cooler water is idea (mid 70's)

Suitable tankmates- Other invertebrates- snails, non-asian caridina, neocaridina, microfish with caution

Tank setup/stocking density- 10 adults/per gallon

Diet: Algae, biofilm, pellets, flake, etc

Behavior: Totally peaceful, grazing on algae and biofilm

Breeding order: High
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