111 CHEERY SHRIMP QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

51 Q. can cherry shrimp live with fish?

A.My answer is no as fish eat shrimp.

52 Q. can cherry shrimp live in saltwater?

A. No Cherry Shrimp are a freshwater species of dwarf shrimp.

53 Q. can cherry shrimp live with ghost shrimp?

A. they can but I hear Ghost shrimp can be very cannibalistic towards their own species so I would thing Cherry Shrimp would also be on the same menu.

54 Q. can cherry shrimp breed in freshwater?

A. Yes Cherry Shrimp will breed in fresh water.

55 Q. can cherry shrimp go with guppies?

A. No In my opinion,

56 Q. can cherry shrimp breed with crystal shrimp?

A. No Cherry Shrimp and Crystal Red Shrimp cannot interbreed.

57 Q. can cherry shrimp live with angelfish?

A. No

58 Q. can cherry shrimp eat carrot?

A. Yes, carrot is a very goof food for shrimp as it takes along time to go off and it also gets layers of fungi on it that the shrimp love to eat, I would say its a really good Holiday food.

59 Q. can cherry shrimp live with goldfish?

A. No. A goldfish would eat a cherry in one gulp.

60 Q. can cherry shrimp live with betta fish?

A. Some say yes but I say no.

61 Q. can cherry shrimp live with neon tetras?

A. All the tetras will eat Cherry Shrimp.

62 Q. can cherry shrimp live in brackish water?

A. Not that I know of.

63 Q. can cherry shrimp survive in cold water?

A. They can survive but they are prone to all types of fungus etc at lower temperatures.

64 Q. what cherry shrimp eat?

A. Cherry Shrimp primarily eat algae followed by decaying matter, they also eat lots of green vegetables like spinach and kale and other commercially available foods.

65 Q. what’s cherry shrimp?

A. A  Cherry Shrimp is a freshwater invertebrate.

66 Q. where do cherry shrimp come from?

A. Cherry Shrimp originally came from Taiwan.

67 Q. where do cherry shrimp lay eggs?

A. Cherry Shrimp dont really lay eggs, they hold onto the eggs until they are ready to hatch.

68 Q. where do cherry shrimp hide?

A. Under rocks and plants anywhere that has cover.

69 Q. where to buy cherry shrimp?

A. Check forums is my number one answer, someone will always be selling shrimp in your area.

70 Q. where are red cherry shrimp from?

A. I think they originally came from Taiwan .

71 Q. where to buy cherry shrimp online?

A. Check forums.

72 Q. where to buy cherry shrimp uk?

A. Check forums.

73 Q. where can i buy cherry shrimp?

A. Check forums.

74 Q. where to buy red cherry shrimp in singapore?

A. Check forums.

75 Q. what cherry shrimp eat?

A. Algae and decomposing organic matter, green vegetables and commercial food.

76 Q. what’s cherry shrimp?

A. Cherry Shrimp are small freshwater  dwarf invertebrates.

77 Q. how cherry shrimp breed?

A.Cherry Shrimp breed through sexual reproduction.

78 Q. what fish eat cherry shrimp?

A. All Fish eat shrimp.

79 Q. what plants do cherry shrimp like?

A. Any aquarium plants really like mosses and ferns etc I use lots of Subwassertang because it grows well for me.

80 Q. what age do cherry shrimp breed?

A. 1 month plus.

81 Q. what do baby cherry shrimp eat?

A. Primarily algae and bio film, In aquariums you can supplement this with powdered foods.

82 Q. what fish with cherry shrimp?

A. None, no fish is shrimp safe.

83 Q. what algae do cherry shrimp eat?

A specifically the types that grow on decaying matter.

84 Q. what temperature for cherry shrimp?

A. I like 24c as this seems to be the best for the shrimp and breeding.

85 Q. what plants do cherry shrimp eat?

A. They eat no living plant that I know of apart from Algea.

86 Q. what ph for cherry shrimp?

A. 7 and up is the best.

87 Q. what fish are cherry shrimp compatible with?

A. None.

88 Q. why cherry shrimp died?

A. They can die for various reasons, poor acclimation , to hot , to cold ,tank not ready, incorrect water preparation, toxins etc.

89 Q. why do cherry shrimp hide?

A. Protect, in tanks with no fish the shrimp will wonder everywhere.

90 Q. why do cherry shrimp molt?

A. Cherry Shrimp molt in order to grow.

91 Q. why are my cherry shrimp dying?

A. They can die for various reasons, poor acclimation , to hot , to cold ,tank not ready, incorrect water preparation, toxins etc.

92 Q. why are my cherry shrimp not red?

A. They might not be red for a few reason, if they were red before and have changed this could be an indication of stress or poor water quality.

93 Q. why are my cherry shrimp not breeding?

A. The most common reason is the water isnt warm enough so make sure its around 24c and the other common reason is you are not providing them with enough protein. Try to feed them a protein food 1-2 times a week.

94 Q. will cherry shrimp eat hair algae?

A. If its dying off yes they will eat it.

95 Q. will cherry shrimp eat algae?

A. 70% of a shrimps diet should be algae.

96 Q. will cherry shrimp eat snails?

A. I have seen them pick up snails but I have never seen them kill a snail.

97 Q. will cherry shrimp eat fish eggs?

A. I would think they would.

98 Q. will cherry shrimp eat brown algae?

A .possibly yes.

99 Q. will cherry shrimp breed?

A. Given the right conditions they should thrive.

100 Q. will cherry shrimp eat dead fish?

A. Yes Cherry Shrimp will eat dead fish.

101 Q. will cherry shrimp eat snail eggs?

A. I think they will.

102 Q. will cherry shrimp eat fish poop?

A. they do yes.

103 Q. will cherry shrimp eat fry?

A. No Cherry Shrimp wont eat fish fry, the things they eat have to be dead or decomposing.

104 Q. will cherry shrimp crawl out of tank?

A They will if there is to much water splashing around the edge of the tank, all shrimp will climb up a wet surface.

105 Q. will cherry shrimp eat detritus worms?

A. again I dont think they will eat a living thing.

106 Q. will cherry shrimp breed with ghost shrimp?

A. No Cherry Shrimp will not breed with Ghost shrimp.

107 Q. will cherry shrimp eat guppy fry?

A. No Cherry Shrimp will not eat Guppy fry.

108 Q. will cherry shrimp eat dead plants?

A.  Yes most shrimp will eat dead or decaying plants.

109 Q. will cherry shrimp breed in cold water?

A. No

110 Q. will cherry shrimp eat their babies?

A. I have never seen this happen.

111 Q. will cherry shrimp eat brine shrimp

A. If the brine shrimp are dead then yes Cherry Shrimp will eat brine shrimp.

If You have a specific question you would like answered that maybe I didnt answer feel free to ask me in the comment section below, any question that I have not answered can go into this list.

Happy Shrimp Keeping.

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