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Harlequin Shrimp

Harlequin Shrimp

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Harlequin Shrimp

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Usually Leaves Warehouse the Next Business Day

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The Harlequin Shrimp does best in pairs, living on coral reefs, defending their home. As with other marine shrimp, this species is highly sensitive to high nitrates as well as copper, and should have pristine water quality.

  • We ship for arrival to the customer Tuesday through Friday and Saturday for an extra charge where available. Once an order is placed, you will receive a confirmation email with your order summary.
  • For feeding instructions, please click on the "directions" section.
  • Approximate selling size: 1-5"
  • For additional information, please click on the "attributes/ specifications" section.
  • Requires iodine to ensure proper molting and growth. Drip acclimation is highly recommended.
  • Eats starfish and sea urchins.
  • Nitrates and copper are highly toxic to this species.
  • SKU1326341
  • Days to ShipUsually Leaves Warehouse the Next Business Day
  • Primary BrandPetco Marine Inverts

Loves to eat starfish, as well as some sea urchins.

Live Fish
Water Parameters-SG Min 1.023
Pet Max Length 1.5 IN
Native To Indo-Pacific
Water Parameters-PH Min 8.1
Min Water Temp 72 F
Water Parameters-DKH Max 12
Water Parameters-SG Max 1.025
Environment Marine
Diet Carnivore
Care Level Moderate
Water Parameters-PH Max 8.3
Max water Temp 78 F
Water Parameters-DKH Min 8
Temperament Community
We ship for arrival to the customer Tuesday through Friday and Saturday for an extra charge where available. If we need to contact you for any reason about your order, shipping of your package may be affected. Once your order is placed, you will receive a confirmation email with your order summary. Orders are subject to verification of payment information by phone or email.

This species ofHarlequin Shrimp, Hymenocera picta differs from another similar species, Hymenocera elegans with the color of its spots. H. picta has purple and red spots, while H. elegans has blue spots. TheHarlequin Shrimp does best in pairs, living on coral reefs, defending their home. As with other marine shrimp, this species is highly sensitive to high nitrates as well as copper, and should have pristine water quality. Drip acclimation is highly recommended.