Can you mix different colors of Cherry Shrimps?

Cherry Shrimps, also known as Neocaridina Shrimps, come in many color variations. So, can you mix different colors of these inverts together in the same tank? You can find out in this article at Aquarium Blueprints. Quick Summary You are able to mix many different Cherry Shrimps together as long as they are from Neocaridina … Read more

Do Cherry Shrimp tanks need water changes?

Once you have your shrimp tank set up and running, you shouldn’t have to do much maintenance. So, do Cherry Shrimp tanks need water changes? You can find out in this article at Aquarium Blueprints. Quick Summary You can avoid doing a water change for your Cherry Shrimp tank as long as your tank water … Read more

How to safely reduce ammonia, nitrites and nitrates in a Cherry Shrimp tank

Ammonia and nitrites can be extremely toxic for your Cherry Shrimps. Long term exposure to high concentration of nitrates will also cause health issues for these inverts. To see how you can safely reduce ammonia, nitrites and nitrates without harming your shrimps, you can take a look at this article from Aquarium Blueprints. What are … Read more

Can you cycle a tank with Cherry Shrimps?

In order to cycle your tank, you will need to add ammonia. So, can you cycle your aquarium with Cheery Shrimps? You can find out in this article from Aquarium Blueprints. Quick Summary We don’t recommend using Cherry Shrimps to cycle a tank. These inverts are extremely fragile and will most likely won’t survive the … Read more

Can you keep Neocaridina Shrimps at low pH?

Neocaridina Shrimps, or Cherry Shrimps, have specific water parameters requirements. So, can you keep this species at low pH? You can find out in this article at Aquarium Blueprints. Quick Summary While you can keep Neocaridina Shrimps withing a pH range of 6.5 to 7.5, your pet inverts may end up having a hard time … Read more

Are Cherry Shrimps easy to keep?

Cherry Shrimps, or Neocaridina Shrimps, can look very striking in your aquarium. So, is this species easy to keep? You can find out in this article from Aquarium Blueprints. What are the water parameter requirements for Cherry Shrimps? When it comes to the Neocaridina Shrimp species, these creatures are able to live in a wide … Read more