Caveat emptor (let the buyer beware). The aquarium shrimp trade is a very niche industry and at its infancy, where grading and trade names are coined by individual breeders, where species are commonly mislabeled, and quality misrepresented. How do you make sure you're getting what you're buying?
Selling shrimp, trading shrimp, or giving some away to a friend? Learn to ship shrimp effectively with this short guide. You'll need to select the right size box, include insulation, and use clean water. This article will outline the steps and show you a few tricks on shrimp shipping.