Anthias, Rose (Odontanthias katayamai)

Anthias, Rose (Odontanthias katayamai)


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This is a specimen that has been in captivity in Taiwan since mid 2020.  It is conditioned and eating.  This is one of the first live specimena offered for sale in the US!  Requires 4-6 weeks to acquire, and quarantine.

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SKU: AAE-000-00038-1-1-1 Category:


Actual specimen.

Rose Anthias
(Odontanthias katayamai)

Temperate Water: 65°F or less.  Will require a chiller/ temperate environment.

Collection Depth: 700 ft

Care Level: Expert

Maximum Length: 6.5″

Range: Western Pacific: Mariana Islands, Taiwan and southern Japan.

Temperament: Cryptic/ Semi- Aggressive

Diet: Meaty foods.  We recommend LRS Fish Frenzy, LRS Reef Frenzy, PE Mysis, and high quality frozen foods.

Coral Tank Compatibility: Requires cooler temperatures, and subdued lighting. Deepwater/ azooxanthellate corals recommended.  Will eat ornamental shrimps, and small crustaceans.

Aquarium Size: 100 gallons or greater.