Peppermint Shrimp are originally from the waters of the Atlantic, more specifically the waters of the Caribbean Sea. Peppermint Shrimp grow to around 2 inches at full length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 15 gallons in size. Peppermint Shrimp are peaceful members of the aquarium, and can be kept with other peaceful aquarium inhabitants with little problem. Peppermint Shrimp are carnivores, and should be fed a steady diet carnivore preparations and other meaty foods. Peppermint Shrimp are easy to care for, and can be kept by the beginning aquarium owner with little problem.
Size: Can grow to 2 inches across
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium.
Minimum Tank Size: 15 Gallons
Compatibility: Can be kept in a community aquarium with other peaceful fish.