Lysmata nayaritensisis commonly referred to as Cleaner shrimp. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 50 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 8819 AphiaID: 515375 Scientific: Lysmata nayaritensis German: Putzergrnele English: Cleaner Shrimp Category: Shrimps Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Lysmatidae (Family) > Lysmata (Genus) > nayaritensis (Species) Initial determination: Wicksten, 2000 Occurrence: Panama Size: up to 1.97" (5 cm) Temperature: °F - 80.6 °F (°C - 27°C) Food: Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Copepods, Daphnia salina, Detritus, Fish eggs, Lobster eggs, Oyster eggs, Zooplankton Tank: 11 gal (~ 50L) Difficulty: Average Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2015-10-04 20:17:27
Last edit: 2015-10-04 20:17:27
Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Lysmata nayaritensis are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Lysmata nayaritensis, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Lysmata nayaritensis, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Multicrustacea (Superclass) > Malacostraca (Class) > Eumalacostraca (Subclass) > Eucarida (Superorder) > Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Alpheoidea (Superfamily) > Hippolytidae (Family) > Lysmata (Genus) > Lysmata nayaritensis (Species)
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