Dispar Anthias ( Madder Sea Perch )
Blue Eye Anthias
- Care Level: moderately difficult
- Temperament: Peaceful , and Shy
- Sterilized Meaty seafood
- REEFmax Pellet 0.5
Reefmax freeze dry mysis
- Reef Compatible: Yes
- Shrimp/Invert Safe : Yes
- Water Conditions: KH : 8-12, sg 1.020-1.025, temp 24-30 degC
- Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 2″ ; Medium: 2 to 3″
This member of the Anthias family is a Top water fast Swimming colorful marine fish . Need Pristine water and good water flow, Swim in group , occurring by hundreds in the sea.
The water parameters need to be constant. You should check water conditions often, as the quicker a change is detected, the easier it will be to put right again.
Water changes of at least 25% should be done every 2 weeks, and even more for smaller aquariums.
Excess food should be removed to prevent algal growth and nitrite/nitrate sickness. Visible algae can be cleaned using a suitable magnet cleaner.
Long Term Survival note : Feed twice every day, giving enough for full stomach with sterilized meaty seafood and mysis shrimp.
Need to be fed well to sustain energy lost by the constant swimming .