Blood Shrimp


Blood Red Fire Shrimp
(Lysmata debelius)

Care: Easy Temperament: Peaceful
Diet: Carnivore
Purchase Size: ~1.5”     Max Size: 3”
Water Parameters: Salinity 1.024-.26, Temp 77-78, ph 7.7-8.2
Population: 1/15 Gallons
Reef Safe: yes  Lifespan: 2 years
Breeding: Yes   Gender: Hermaphrodite
Drip acclimate

The Blood Shrimp is one of the most popular ornamental shrimp kept in saltwater systems. This shrimp is mildly cryptic staying mostly hidden during the day. They take comfort within caves and crevasse during the day, leaving their antennae visible. This highly sought after shrimp is a classic staple of any clean up crew. It in one the most versatile and useful detritus scavengers in your reef janitor army.