African Red Knob Starfish
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Scientific Name(s): Protoreaster linckii
Category: Marine Invertebrate
Maximum Size: 30cms
Minimum Tank Volume: 190 litres
Minimum Tank Size:
Water Temperature Range: 22-26°C

General Information: Stunning Starfish in bright red and grey. Can live for years and are pretty hardy.
Tank Requirements: SALINITY SG: 1.023-1.025
Diet Requirements: Carnivorous. Feed once a week with a meaty meal e.g. chopped clam/squid/mussels.
Compatibility: Ornamental. No threat to fish. NOT REEF SAFE
Recommendations: Not reef safe - love eating soft/pulse/bush corals!! Must be in an aquarium with a good sand/gravel bed.
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