Scientific Name: Alpheus bisincius
Ease of Care: Moderate
Approximate Arrival Size: Medium 1 to 1 3/4 inches
Approximate Full Size: 2.5 inches
Native Region: Indo-Pacific
Recommended Aquarium Size: 20+ Gallons
Reef Safe: Yes
Sometimes called the Flat Head Pistol shrimp. It will form a symbiotic relationship with sand Gobies, which act as a lookout while the shrimp forages for food. They will accept most meaty foods and should be provided with at least 2 inches of a sandy substrate.