Black Babaulti

Black Babaulti Shrimp


The black variation of the Babaulti. Characteristics to Babaultis is a broader body and an triangular rostrum. Babaulti shrimp are relatively easy to keep and breed, tolerating a large range of conditions similar to those of neocaridina heteropoda.


  • Scientific Name: Caridina cf. Babaulti
  • Common Name: Black Babaulti, Indian White Banded var. “Black”
  • Origin: India
  • pH: 6.5-7.5
  • Temp: 72-82°F
  • TDS: 80-400
  • KH: 0-10
  • GH: 4-14
  • Fertility: High
  • Difficulty: Easy

Grading and Variations

The hue of the Black Babaulti ranges from brown to black, and some shrimp may feature thin white bands across its body.