Procambarus clarkii „WHITE“

6. July 2007

Procambarus clarkii „WHITE“ Procambarus clarkii „WHITE“

Under the numerous color forms of the Red Swamp Crayfish is Procambaris clarkii „White ” at present very popular. They are tough tank inhabitants, easily to reproduct and possess a high reproduction rate. Procambarus clarkii does not place large requirements towards the water chemistry, a strong filtering is however necessary, since they have a strong metabolism. As expressed omnivores they can be fed with diverse kinds of food, the vegetable portion should be kept as high as possible. Since they are great climbers the tank should be structured by bogwood and stones which allow them to climb. Because of their origin (Northern Mexiko to Southern USA) they should be kept not to warm, an unheated tank is sufficient for them.(Photo F. Schäfer, Text K. Diehl)

Angaben zum Tier
Herkunft Mexiko,USA