Indian lined shrimp, Peppermint shrimp, Cleaner shrimp
Lysmata vittatais commonly referred to as Indian lined shrimp, Peppermint shrimp, Cleaner shrimp. Difficulty in the aquarium: Easy. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 10990 AphiaID: 220261 Scientific: Lysmata vittata German: Australische Putzergarnele English: Indian Lined Shrimp, Peppermint Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp Category: Shrimps Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Lysmatidae (Family) > Lysmata (Genus) > vittata (Species) Initial determination: (Stimpson, ), 1860 Occurrence: , Hong Kong , Kuwait , Russland Dampier Archipelago, Australia, Cebu ((Philippines), Indonesia, Invasive Species, Iran, Japan, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Queensland (Australia), South-Africa Sea depth: 0 - 60 Meter Size: 4,3 cm Temperature: 75.2 °F - 78.8 °F (24°C - 26°C) Food: Amphipods, Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Copepods, Daphnia salina, Detritus, Fish eggs, Fish larvae, Flakes, Food tablets, Frozen food (small sorts), Living Food, Lobster eggs, Mysis, Oyster eggs, Pellets Difficulty: Easy Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2017-08-20 22:40:37
Last edit: 2017-08-21 21:38:49
Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Lysmata vittata are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Lysmata vittata, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Lysmata vittata, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Hippolysmata durbanensis Stebbing, 1921
Hippolysmata vittata Stimpson, 1860
Hippolysmata vittata var. subtilis Thallwitz, 1891
Lysmata rauli Laubenheimer & Rhyne, 2010
Nauticaris unirecedens Spence Bate, 1888
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Multicrustacea (Superclass) > Malacostraca (Class) > Eumalacostraca (Subclass) > Eucarida (Superorder) > Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Alpheoidea (Superfamily) > Lysmatidae (Family) > Lysmata (Genus) > Lysmata vittata (Species)
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