Apple Green

Apple Green

Apple Greens are a variation are of the Caridina Serrata. As with all Caridina Serrata / Tupfel Shrimp, the Apple Green comes with dark dots across its body. Tupfel shrimp has gained a lot of popularity in Germany, with breeders working on new colorations.


  • Scientific Name: Caridina Serrata
  • Common Name: Apple Green, Green Tupfel
  • Origin: China
  • pH: 6.2-7.8
  • Temp: 64-78°F
  • TDS: 80-220
  • KH: 0-2
  • GH: 6-10
  • Fertility: High
  • Difficulty: Moderate

Grading and Variations

Not to be confused with the Green Shrimp (caridina babaulti green). The Apple Green (caridina serrata) is similar in coloration but has dark dots and/or bands along its body.