Neon Tube Anemone - Cerianthus membranaceus
Neon Tube Anemone - Cerianthus membranaceus
Neon Tube Anemone - Cerianthus membranaceus

Neon Tube Anemone - Cerianthus membranaceus

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Tube Anemone (Cerianthus membranaceus): A Spectacular Addition to Your Marine Aquarium

Introducing the Tube Anemone, a mesmerizing and captivating creature that brings beauty and intrigue to your marine aquarium. With its elegant tentacles and vibrant colors, this anemone creates a stunning underwater display that enhances the ambiance of any reef environment.

Key Features:

1. Elegant Tube Structure: Marvel at the elegant tube structure of the Tube Anemone. This species resides in a soft, cylindrical tube made of mucus and sand, which it constructs for protection and shelter. The tube can reach impressive lengths, with the anemone's colorful tentacles extending from the opening to capture prey.

2. Vibrant Coloration: Admire the vibrant coloration of the Tube Anemone. Available in a variety of hues, including shades of green, brown, and pink, these anemones add a pop of color to your aquarium landscape. Their tentacles often feature contrasting bands or patterns, further enhancing their visual appeal.

3. Graceful Movement: Appreciate the graceful movement of the Tube Anemone. When stimulated or feeding, these anemones extend their tentacles into the water column, swaying gently with the currents. Their rhythmic motion creates a mesmerizing spectacle that captivates the attention of onlookers.

4. Low Maintenance: Benefit from the low maintenance nature of the Tube Anemone. Once established in the aquarium, these creatures require minimal care and attention. They are generally hardy and can thrive in a well-maintained reef environment with suitable water parameters.

Care Instructions:

  • Difficulty Level: Intermediate. Tube Anemones require a mature and stable reef aquarium with proper lighting, water flow, and water quality parameters.

  • Aquarium Size: Provide a spacious aquarium of at least 30 gallons to accommodate a single Tube Anemone. Ensure adequate space between the anemone and other tank inhabitants to prevent aggression or stinging.

  • Water Parameters: Maintain stable water conditions with a temperature range of 72-78°F (22-26°C), pH level of 8.1-8.4, and salinity of 1.023-1.025. Provide moderate to high water flow to simulate their natural habitat.

  • Feeding: Tube Anemones are carnivorous and primarily feed on meaty foods such as brine shrimp, mysis shrimp, chopped seafood, and commercial coral foods. Offer small, frequent feedings to satisfy their nutritional needs.

Maximum Size: The Tube Anemone typically reaches a maximum size of approximately 12 inches (30 cm).

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