Mexican Dwarf Crayfish Care

Mexican Dwarf Crayfish Care

The Mexican dwarf crayfish/crawdad/crawfish/etc is a small orange crayfish, with two species. The bigger one tops out at 2 inches. The recommended tank size is 5-10 gallons. They like a temperature of 68-77 °F (20-25 °C). They enjoy a PH of 6.5 to 8.0. They need a filter to keep good water quality and need a tight fitting lid as they are escape artists. They can live from 2 to 3 years. Mexican dwarf crayfish are omnivorous and eat vegetables, frozen foods, and sinking pellets. Breeding is relatively easy. All you need is a male and a female.
List of things you need
-10 or more galllon aquarium(37.8541 liters)
-Multiple hiding spots
-If in a colder area a heater
-A tight fitting lid
-Strong filter
Gravel siphon
Sinking pellets,veggies, other foods
This is my first article! Thanks for reading!
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    These crayfish molt, so having fish or inverts on the bottom of the tank that can be...

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Like it! I wish you could add some compatible tankmates to help out some people who want something to go with their dwarf Mexican crayfish.
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Oh, I completely forgot! Sorry I will add something
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