Re: [RML] Australias Largest Freshwater Public Aquarium

Bruce Hansen (bruceh at powerup.com.au)
Wed, 12 Apr 2000 22:22:47 +1000

You are correct Matthew -

The photo looks like a "cherabin" or giant Fw shrimp/prawn - Macrobrachium
rosenbergii. They taste pretty damn good. They are renowned fish eaters too.

Regards,
Bruce Hansen
president at angfa.org.au
Please visit us at http://www.angfa.org.au

----- Original Message -----
From: "Matthew Stanton" <matthews at sf.nsw.gov.au>
To: <rainbowfish at pcug.org.au>
Sent: Wednesday, April 12, 2000 11:17 AM
Subject: RE: [RML] Australias Largest Freshwater Public Aquarium

> Dave,
> Is "Photo 4" really a Red Claw. It doesn't look like a Cherax but more
like
> one of your tropical freshwater prawns. I can't remember the name but they
> are fished for and apparently taste pretty good.
>