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Old 04-16-2018, 09:22 AM   #1
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What speices shrimp is this

I bought 6 of these little guys in a small pet shop, they were under the name bamboo shrimp but I donít think they are. Can some one please identify these?
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I am going with Japonica shrimp ...
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^^^ Yep. Also called Amano shrimp. Definitely not the same price as bamboo
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Thank you so much Coralbandit and Fresh2o. I’ll have a word with the pet shop. Those shrimp were £7 each!!
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You should. Thatís way too much. I had to Google it: it comes to $10.04 USD
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They are great shrimp in a tank without big hungry shrimp snack eating fish...

Despite the common name Algae eating shrimp they love meaty foods too and will grab omnivore wafers and eat them like a hamburger.
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