Peacock Mantis Shrimp
Scientific Name: Odontodactylus scyllarus
Reef Compatibility: No
Minimum Tank Size: 25 gal
Max Size: 7”
Approximate Shipping Size: 4 to 5 inchesNotes: This colorful smasher is a very unique animal, the Peacock Mantis Shrimp, sometimes called the Clown Mantis Shrimp should be housed in it's own tank with a sandy bottom with plenty of rubble and at least one piece of live rock should be provided so the shrimp can create a cave. The Peacock Mantis Shrimp are very active and intriguing to watch.
The Peacock Mantis Shrimp should be housed by it's self as it may occasionally kill and eat members of your clean up crew, but can also be fed small pieces of shrimp.