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this species of dog usually stays in water
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 12:34, 13 June 2018




Blue Starfish

BlueLinckiaSeaStar-1251.jpg
Blue Starfish

Linckia laevigata

379 Litres (100 US G.)

25-30 cm (9.8-11.8")

pH

8.2 - 8.4

22.2-25.6°C (72 -78 °F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Other (See article)

5-15 years





Alternative names[edit | edit source]

Blue Star, Blue Starfish, Blue Linckia, Blue Sea Star

Sexing[edit | edit source]

Unknown

Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]

Top, Middle or Bottom feeder?

Diet[edit | edit source]

More detail on diet...

Feeding regime[edit | edit source]

How often to feed, etc.

Environment Specifics[edit | edit source]

Must be acclimated to tanks very slowly and is highly sensitive to water parameter changes.

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

Unknown

Identification[edit | edit source]

This species of sea star has five long tubular limbs which are rounded at the tips and with short yellow tube feet. It's firm in texture and the colours range in shades of blue, sometimes with spots towards the end of the arms. Turquoise, purple and orange variations have been sighted in the wild.

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External links[edit | edit source]