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Peppermint Shrimp

GOOD Fish

Scientific Name Lysmata spp.

Other Name(s) N/A

Care Level

Family ,

Peppermint Shrimp

GOOD Fish
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White body; thin red bars and lines. Peppermint Shrimps are aquacultured by ORA and other facilities.  Wild cleaner and scavenger shrimps such as these play essential roles on the reef and should never be purchased for the aquarium hobby.