Bumble Bee Shrimp
Scientific Name: Gnathophyllum americanum
Reef Compatibility: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 5 gallon
Max Size: 1 inch
Approximate Purchase Size: 1/4 to 3/4 inch
Notes: Bumble Bee Shrimp, also known as the Striped Harlequin Shrimp and Striped Bumblebee Shrimp, is a species of shrimp that is common throughout tropical lagoons, bays, and reefs. Similar in coloration to a brightly colored bumble bee, with blue highlights, the striped bumble bee shrimp can grow up to 1 inch (25 mm) in length.