- 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|
|CARE LEVEL:||Moderately Easy|
|AVAILABILITY:||Most always available - 60%|