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Sand Sifting Starfish

Product Description

The Sand Sifting Sea Star, at first glance, seems to be drably colored like most bottom dwellers. But closer inspection reveals a striking beauty and serenity to the alternating bands of brown and beige that dress this invertebrate's thick, spine-covered arms. The Sand Sifting Starfish efficiently consumes mass amounts of detritus and uneaten foods. This nocturnally active member of the Astropectinidae family can move large amounts of sand as it burrows into the substrate in its search for food.

Maximum Size: 3”

Care Level: Easy

Temperament: Peaceful 

Feeding: Herbivore

Minimum Tank Size: 10g

Reef Compatible: Yes 

Scientific Name:  Astropecten polycanthus

Water Conditions: 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.023-1.025

The Invert pictured here are representative only and the livestock you receive may vary in pattern, coloration, and shape.

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