Reefs2go
Testimonials
Skunk Pistol Shrimp
roll over or click image to enlarge
Skunk Pistol Shrimp
Skunk Pistol Shrimp

Skunk Pistol Shrimp

Reviewed 1 time(s)
Our price: $24.99
Retail: $30.23
You Save $5.24
Manufacturer: Shrimp
Shipping Level - click here for more info

Currently out of stock.
click here to be notified by email when this product becomes available.

print this page
  • Peaceful shrimp which uses its front appendage to make a snapping noise which scares away potential danger. The most fascinating thing about this animal is the symbiotic relationship it shares with watchman/shrimp gobies.
  • Their name comes from the loud cracking noise made by their large claw.
  • COMMON NAME: Skunk Pistol Shrimp
    SCIENTIFIC NAME: Alpheus sp.
    SIZE AVAILABLE: 1-1.5 inch
    MINIMUM TANK SIZE: 30 gallons
    FOOD/DIET: Omnivore
    CARE LEVEL: Moderately Easy
    REEF SAFE: Yes
    AVAILABILITY: Most always available - 60%
Customer Reviews
AZBigJohn of Phoenix, AZ
Great size and condition
Received this guy yesterday; I was surprised how big it was; after acclimation it quickly hopped in the tank and started digging around the base of my rock. Now I need to get a good sized goby to pair up with it!