Lake Towuti

The next lake, Lake Towuti.

Lake Towuti

Lake Towuti, like Lake Matano,  is part of the Malili lake system on the island of Sulawesi (formerly Celebes), Indonesia. This lake is home to a number of shrimp species.

Shrimp Inhabitants

  • Harlequin shrimp [Caridina woltereckae]

  • Harlequin shrimp [Caridina spongicola]

  • Towuti Zebra shrimp [Caridina tigri]


  • Red Line shrimp [Caridina striata]

  • Red Orchid shrimp [Caridina glaubrechti]

  • [Caridina lanceolata]

  • 6 Banded shrimp [Caridina masapi]

  • [Caridina profundicola]

  • [Caridina spinata]

  • [Caridina cf. spinata]

Water Parameters

pH 8.3
KH 5
GH 6
181 µS [116 ppm]

Images of Lake Matano


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