• Caridina cf. babaulti var. 'stripes'

    English name: Striped Shrimp, Zebra Shrimp
    Scientific name: Caridina cf. babaulti var. ‘stripes’
    Origin: India
    Size male/female: 2.5 - 3 cm or 1 inch - 1.2 inch
    Water temperature: 20 - 28 °C or 68 - 82.4 °F
    Water Parameters: pH 6.5 -7.8
    Reproduction: in freshwater
    Behavior: non-aggressive.
    Difficulty: easy
    Description: Seven horizontal stripes which are stripes are wider, compared to Tiger shrimps stripes.
    Some shrimps have a back-stripe, some not. Some even have very slight strips which are hard to see.
    My experience on this species: Very robust shrimp which breeds quickly.
    Remarks: Shrimplets mostly show coloration from 1 cm on.