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The Dragon Sea Moth is a peaceful, bottom-dwelling species best suited for an aquarium with minimal rockwork and a live sand substrate. They are slow and methodical feeders and only consume food that is on the substrate. This species is an ideal tankmate for seahorses, pipefishes, gobies, and dragonets as they peacefully coexist in the same environment. In addition, the Dragon Sea Moth is an attractive species that adds diversity and vibrancy to any saltwater aquarium. Moreover, their unique behaviors make them a fascinating species to observe.
Their diet is diverse, consisting of amphipods, copepods, isopods, live brine, and mysis shrimp. In addition, polychaetes, nematodes, and trematodes are also eaten by this species for nutritional purposes. Feeding on a varied diet ensures that this species is able to receive the proper nutrients for healthy growth and development. Furthermore, this species is capable of consuming a range of food sources in order to maintain a balanced diet.
The approximate shipping size for a medium bag is 1-1/2″ to 3″. For a large bag, the size is 3″ to 5″.