Dragonet, Deepwater Dragonet (Foetorepus sp.)

Dragonet, Deepwater Dragonet (Foetorepus sp.)


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Deepwater Dragonet
Foetorepus sp.

Temperate Water: 20⁰C/68⁰F

Collection Depth: 300-700 ft

Care Level: Intermediate/ Expert

Maximum Length: 9.5″

Range: Western Atlantic: Canadian Scotian shelf to just north of the Amazon mouth.

Temperament: Non-Aggressive

Diet: Live foods to be transitioned to frozen foods.  We recommend live copepods, amphipods, and mysis shrimp as initial offerings.  High quality meaty frozen foods can then be offered.

Coral Tank Compatibility: Safe with corals.

Aquarium Size: 180 Gallon or greater.  We would advise long term, well established with a large population of Copepods, Amphipods, etc..