Cherax Tenuimanus

Familly Cherax

Origin: Western australia

Recent Distribution: worldwide for aquaria hobbyists

Commercial Name: blue cray, Cherax

Size: up to 40 cm

Adequate Environment: pH superior to 7,0.

Temperature: 15 to 22C

Feeding:  omnivorous

Utility: Beautiful !

Particularities:  -


the reproduction mode is similar to Procambarus clarkii.  The female carries up to 350 eggs that will hatch after 21 days; if maintenance conditions are favorable, they reach ten centimetres in 8 to 9 months.

Enjoys hideouts and doesn't attack fishes.