Cherry Shrimp (Neocaridina Davidi)

Updated: January 21, 2023 | Cherry Shrimp

Cherry shrimp are some of the most beginner-friendly critters for your aquarium.

For the most part, they’re hardy. Build a tank with lots of live plants + places for them to hide, and they’ll thrive.

Drip acclimating is recommended.

cherry shrimp neocaridina davidi
Summary
difficulty Difficulty
Easy
span Lifespan
1-2 years
food Food
Algae/Biofilm
origin Origin
China, Taiwan
tank sz Min. Tank Size
5 gallon
scientific name Scientific Name
Neocaridina Davidi
size Size
2cm
water temp Water Temp
60-82 Fahrenheit