Are cherry shrimp social?

Yes, cherry shrimp are social. They love company, especially with others of the same species. Cherry shrimp adapt better and feel more comfortable in a colony of at least ten individuals, so you should try to keep at least ten cherry shrimp in a tank.

Cherry shrimp are also peaceful and friendly, making them a wonderful addition to community tanks. Just make sure to choose the right tank mates so they can socialize and coexist peacefully.

Here are some recommended tank mates for cherry shrimp: