Testimonials

Aiptasia Forest

Just letting you know the nudibranchs arrived safe and on time! I gave them a long drip acclimation and then released them into a forest of tiny aiptasia! They wiggled around and then promptly disappeared into the rocks. May they live long and proc...

Kerry

Saltwater Fish & More

Articles on Saltwater Fish, Invertibrates and their care.

 
Echinoderms include star fish, sand dollars, urchins, sea lilies, and sea cucumbers. Echinoderms are strictly limited to marine species. They are different from other sea creatures in that they have a water vascular system with tube feet. Their water vascular system helps with feeding, gas exchange, and movement through a system of hydraulic canals. They have radial symmetry (their many equal parts radiate out from the center like spokes of a wheel) just like Cnidarians (Corals and Anemones). Their symmetry involves multiples of five at some point in their life stage. For example, we are used to seeing sea stars with 5 arms, but some species can have as many as 50
The Ocellaris clownfish are great hardy beginner saltwater fish. Clownfish do not have to have anemones to live in but may host in LPS corals like Frog Spawn and some soft corals if an anemone is not provided. Ocellaris clownfish are commonly thought of as a Clown that has an orange base color with three white vertical stripes on its body and black tips on the fins. There is a morph to the Clownfish species that has beautiful black color instead of the orange.
Testimonials

Three Days in Shipping and Still kicking!

The berghia finally arrived after three days [thanks a lot FedEx :( ] and they were alive! The water was ice cold but they made it none the less. Little buggers are tougher then people give them credit for. Anyways thanks alot I am very happy with them...

Kent

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