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Scientific Name: Caridina cf. cantonensis
Common Name: Black Extreme, Black King Kong Extreme
Fully Grown Size: 1.2 inches
Black King Kong Extreme are the most popular high grade taiwan bee in the market, their body is all red leaving no white area of its body. Red King Kong Extreme can red from light red to very dark red almost black looking.
Black King Kong Extreme can be kept with other Taiwan Bees but is not recommended because it may bring down the quality of the Black Extreme. To improve its coloration, its best to keep the best looking ones together.
These are great for people who kept shrimps and are looking into something different and a little more challenging. A general rule of thumb of keeping shrimps is 10 shrimps per gallon. Black King Kong Extreme are non-aggressive and spend most of their time eating algae and biofilm off plants, glass, and substrate.
Black King Kong Extreme are easy to care for as they require remineralized RO water. When using fertilizer, make sure it does not contain copper as it is harmful to the shrimp’s health.
The shrimps you will receive will be juvies to sub adults which translate into 0.47 to 0.60 inches (1.2cm to 1.5cm).
KH 0-1 (Best if 0)
SL Aqua MORE White (Rich in minerals and trace elements to promote healthy growth and molts and enhances colorations for shrimps.)
SL Aqua MORE Meat (Increases growth rate)
SL Aqua MORE Veggie (Provides a balanced diet, enhances coloration, and promotes shrimp's immunity)
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Thursday- Next Day and Standard (No Shrimps)
Friday- Standard (No Shrimps)
Saturday- Shipping unavailable
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Dead on Arrival Policy
We guarantee live arrivals 100%.
Although it's rare that shrimps will arrive DOA, it does occur due to the process of shipping and the amount of stress it puts on the shrimps so we always recommend overnight shipping. In an event of an DOA, a refund or reshipment will be issued for only the DOA (not including the shipping cost).
To Claim DOA: