Boxer Banded Shrimp/Banded Coral Shrimp

Boxer banded shrimp are also known as banded coral shrimp. The striking red and white patterns across their carapaces stand out in reef tanks, making them popular choices with aquarists of all levels.

  • In the Wild: Indonesia, Sri Lanka
  • Length: 3 inches (7.6 cm)
  • Reef-Safe? Yes
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Temperament: Peaceful
  • Tank Size: 20 gallons (76 l)
  • Diet: Carnivore
  • Lifespan: 2-3 years