Palaemon macrodactylus is native to estuaries and coastal waters of the Northwest Pacific.This invasive species is omnivorous.
Palaemon macrodactylusis commonly referred to as Oriental shrimp, Migrant Prawn. Difficulty in the aquarium: Easy. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Palaemon macrodactylus are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Palaemon macrodactylus, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Palaemon macrodactylus, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.