Image: Freshwater Shrimp

Freshwater Shrimp

Freshwater Shrimp collected from an aquatic invertebrate workshop at Enviro 2013 at the Wollongong Botanical Gardens.

Karen Player
© Australian Museum


The Freshwater Shrimp is found in Central Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia.

The Freshwater Shrimp is common in Sydney's freshwater creeks and streams, and is an important food source for many fishes and the Platypus.

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Tags Streamwatch, freshwater shrimp, macroinvertebrates, citizen science,