Lysmata Grabhami and L. amboinensis or Pulitore Gamberetto giallorosso

Latin name
Lysmata Grabhami and L. amboinensis
Common name
Pulitore Gamberetto giallorosso
Principle 5 cm. In Aquarius 3/4 cm.
Values of the water
Temp. 24/27 Densit 1022/1024 PH 8,4

Likeable small Decapode crustacean pertaining to the family of the Hippolidi; its rather controversial classification in how much, second some authors the first species, present in the Mar of the Caribbeanses various from the second present in the Indian ocean and the Pacific ocean; other authors consider them alone two shapes of the same species and the names are consider you synonymous.

It introduces the yellow body of color cream with designed on the back two longitudinal fire lines color red that delimit one thin line white woman, rostro indented not a lot along and also it of color red fire, large, black eye; the first pair of pereiopodi of color equipped white man and of one small chela, three braces of the longest, elastic antennas are present and extremely sensitive, of color white man, on the tail, width, to fan, five spots are present white women similar to ocelli.
In nature its main food consists in the small adorned that they infest the skin, gills and the teeth of the fish, a lot to you often looks at one or devout L. Grabhami busy to clean up a fish, to devout times much large one of they; the service that offers so useful, if not indispensable, than does not not only come never eats to you from the "patients" but, quite, the true fish patiently wait for their turn near and own "stations of pulizia".

Practically onnivoro, in Aquarius nutre of all us that it finds on the bottom or in the interstices of the madrepore; dry chip ax mangime is in flakes that in small grains, artemie and chironomus it deeps freeze to you or it freezes-dry to you, to times rosicchiano also small pieces of polpa of cozza.
Much calm Pacific and, a lot adapted to the Aquarius of barrier in company of invertebrates and fish of small largeness; much lively one, takes a walk calmly for a bathtub to the constant search of the food or pause in order to clean up calmly the longest antennas and does not stretch for nothing to hide; after a small period of acclimatization chip ax the food from the hands of the fan.

It does not have particular requirements as far as the chemical values of the water, that it must be only very leaked and aereata, are however advisable regular oligoelement additions and bioelementi.
One characteristic interesting consists in the fact that the young exemplary are all males, growing appears also the feminine characters for which they become ermafroditi with mature ET; the reproduction, in Aquarius, possible but much difficult one to carry a.termine the breeding of the small larve.
For all these reasons would not have to never lack in the Aquarius of barrier with invertebrates of the principiante but also the expert acquariofilo.


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