Marine Invertebrates

Marine invertebrates make excellent additions to the home aquarium. These large group contains species such as snails, clams, shrimp, sponges, crabs and many more

Mini Carpet Anemone (Stichodactyla tapetum) Care Level:  Easy Temperament: Semi-aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: High  Colouring: Tan, Green Max Size: 6″ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 20 Gallons / 80 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Indo Pacific Family: Stichodactylidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Venomous! Anemones feed

Tube Anemone (Ceriathus sp.) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: Low  Colouring: Green, Orange, Purple, Red Max Size: 8″ Reef Safe: Yes Minimum Tank Size: 20 Gallons / 80 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Indo Pacific Family: Cerianthidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Anemones feed through its symbiotic

Haitian Reef Anemone (Condylactis sp.) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: HIgh  Colouring: White, Tan,  Max Size: 8″ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Western Atlantic Family: Actiniidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Anemones feed through its symbiotic zooxanthellae, so ensure

Condy Anemone (Condylactis gigantea) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: High  Colouring: Tan, Purple, White, Green Max Size: 6″ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 20 Gallons / 80 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Caribean Family: Actiniidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Anemones feed through its symbiotic

Sebae Anemone (Heteractis crispa) Care Level:  Difficult  Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Moderate  Lighting: High   Colouring: Blue, Brown, White Max Size: 8″ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Indonesia Family: Stichodactylidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F    Anemones feed through its symbiotic zooxanthellae, so

Ritteri Anemone (Heteractis magnica) Care Level:  Expert Only Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Strong Lighting: High  Colouring: Tan, Purple, Blue, Green, Orange, Red Max Size: 10″ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 50 Gallons / 190 Litres Supplements: Calcium, Magnesium, Strontium, Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Caribean Family: Phymanthidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F 

Rock Flower Anemone (Epicystis cruifer) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: Moderate  Colouring: Tan, Purple Max Size: 8″ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 5 Gallons / 20 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Caribean Family: Phymanthidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Anemones feed through its

Rose Bulb Anemone (Entacmaea quadricolor) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: Moderate to High Colouring: Red Max Size: 1’ Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Indonesia, Fiji Family: Actinlidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  What is considered to be

Carpet Anemone (Stichodactyla gigantea) Care Level:  Expert Only Temperament: Aggressive Waterflow:  Strong Lighting: High Colouring: purple, blue, pink, green Max Size: 2’ Diet: Carnivore Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 200 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Strontium, Trace Elements Origins:  Indo-Pacific Family: Stichodactylidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12

Long Tentacle Anemone (Macrodactyla doreensis) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting: Moderate Colouring: purple, blue, black, white Max Size: 1’ 8” Reef Safe: With Caution Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins:  Indo-Pacific Family: Actinlidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH