Shrimps are very well known to the marine aquarist. Perhaps the most well known are the cleaner shrimps, which are so interesting and ‘friendly’ – they climb around on the aquarist’s submerged hand without a care, though they’re actually looking for a morsel to eat. The hand must look likeRead more →
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Personally I like cleaner shrimps (Lysmata Amboinensis). I think that they are a fantastic addition to a reef tank. I have two in my aquarium and really enjoy watching them.
I like the way thay they hang upside down in a cave, the way in which they will take food out of your fingers and especially when they climb up your arm looking for food when you have you arm in the aquarium doing this and that.
There is one thing about them which I don’t like though and that is ‘they walk on the corals’Read more →