Haptosquilla tuberosais commonly referred to as Bumptail Mantis shrimp. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 54 Liter is recommended.
Mantis shrimps are commonly separated into two distinct groups determined by the manner of claws they possess,the Smashers and the Spearers.are predators.They are aggressive and live typically solitary.
Haptosquilla tuberosa is a smasher.This mantis shrimp feed on small crustaceans and molluscs.