Weedy Sea Dragon, 12″ Captive Bred (Phyllopteryx taeniolatus)
Temperate Water: 20⁰C/68⁰F or less. Best with a chiller/ temperate environment.
Collection Depth: Captive specimens with CITES permits. Wild specimens: 1-150ft.
Care Level: Intermediate
Maximum Length: 18″
Range: Eastern Indian Ocean: southern Australia, from southern Western Australia to New South Wales and Tasmania.
Temperament: Peaceful. Best with peaceful similar species, such as seahorses and pipefish.
Diet: Meaty Foods/ Live Foods. We recommend frozen PE Mysis, Live Mysis, Live Brine shrimp, and high quality meaty frozen foods.
Coral Tank Compatibility: Safe with non stinging soft corals and gorgonians. Corals must be temperate tolerant.
Aquarium Size: 180 gallons or greater.
Notes: All fish are captive bred. Upon arrival, they receive a 3 week or greater quarantine. They are not shipped out immediately. Male and Female available.