Early Update

Saltyunderground is great received an order from them a few days ago and things are starting to disapper, little by little. I mean the Aiptasia are disapperaing.

zebrafish from Mississippi

Melanurus Wrasse - Halichoeres melanurus

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Melanurus Wrasse - Halichoeres melanurus


The Melanurus Wrasse, Halichoeres melanurus, is very popular for it's bright colors and active nature. It is an active open water swimmer. It is approximately 2.5 to 3 inches long and eating a variety of captive meaty foods.

This wrasse requires a tank of 50 gallons or more with a 2 inch sand bed for hiding when it becomes frightened or startled. It is an omnivore and will eat flake or frozen food. This fish is peaceful as long as it is the only fairy in a small tank. It is reef safe. Keep this fish in a covered tank as it is known for jumping.

If kept as the only Melanurus Wrasse in the tank it will eventually morph into a male. The coloring will change slightly and become even more brilliant.

It prefers frozen meaty foods. It may eat feather dusters, wild shrimp, tubeworms, and flatworms. It may also eat parasites off of tank mates. It may be shy when first introduced to your tank.

It is guaranteed for live arrival.

$42.99 Ships within 24 hours.


Pests are Gone

A while back I bought some berghia nudi's from you to get rid of my aiptasia infestation. These little guys have thoroughly cleaned my tank of this pest. Thank you very much.

Sheila F. from USA