The Sea Hare is one of the most unusual looking creatures you can add to a marine tank, but never the less they are key in the clean up crew gang. The Sea Hare hosts a variety of colours from brown to green and will often be found in different textures too.
It is vital to understand that this invertebrate is poisonous and if threatened does have the ability to release a purple substance into the aquarium which can be harmful to all livestock. Therefore, it is crucial that when housing this create a solid filtration is in order with a chemical filter such as carbon that can eradicate the toxin.
Additionally similar to all invertebrates it would not be in a aquarium with elevated copper levels or copper treatment should not be used on a tank containing this Sea Hare. It is also a good idea to create some coral rubble areas and shaded areas in order to facilitate this invertebrates natural surroundings. This invertebrate will be found consistently scouting through the tank eating up algae on the rocks, sand and glass.
This Sea Hare will most likely be content with eating the algae in your aquarium, but if there is an insufficient amount present then it is important to feed them. They can be fed with a variety of food sources, such as caulerpa and kelp.
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|Easy to Care For|
|Easy to Feed|
|Peaceful with Others|