Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
Latin Name: Lysmata wurdemanni
Common Name: Peppermint Shrimp
Full Size: 2"-3"
Reef Safe: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 20 gallon
Foods: Aiptasia, Left Overfish Food
A vibrant addition to the aquarium, this shrimp is a favorite of many hobbyists. What a wonderful and helpful creature. Peppermint Shrimp make for great grazers in tank plagued by Aiptasia. Just watch out when they ran out of Aiptasia they may start to nip on corals.
Maintaining optimal calcium and trace elements levels are crucial for growth and longevity. A drip method acclimation is strongly recommended for this sensitive animal.