Temp. 25˚C to 30˚C
Neo Shrimp is a kind of beautiful ornamental shrimp which can be widely housed in different water parameters.
You can keep them in a wide pH range from 6.0 to 7.5 with different substrates such as aqua soil or aqua gravel. Soft water(GH4~6) or hard water(GH6~8) is fine for them, and they adapt to temperature from 25˚C to 30˚C.
Neo shrimp is highly adaptable to the environment with the condition we mentioned above. However, Neo shrimp is low tolerance for NH3/NH4 and NO2. These toxic materials can easily cause death, so it is very important to keep water clean.
Healthy water plants are always beneficial to your shrimp. They not only bring food, but also shelter baby shrimps from hunting of fish. Furthermore, healthy water plants can absorb nitrates which exist in substrates and water to keep water clean. On the other hand, shrimps could help eliminate dust and algae on leaves, it also accelerates photosynthesis.
Sufficient food, clean water, and moderate lighting. Keeping these 3 points in mind then you can easily keep them as a pet in your aquarium – you can even breed them on your own.