This is a "Collector's Chamber" item. All items that are listed in this section are "WYSIWYG" (what you see is what you get). The animal pictured is the EXACT specimen you will receive. Item's in this section, should only be purchased by experienced hobbyists who have the proper knowledge to care for such specimens.
*** All Collector's Chamber fish must ship within 3 days of purchase, or quarantine completion date, via Delta Cargo(airport pickup); which ever comes first. Due to the irreplaceable nature of Collector's Chamber fish, we strongly urge you to reach out to us; to arrange receipt before purchase. ***
This is the first of its species to ever be offered in the US for sale. Currently she is being housed in one of our deep water systems and kept at 70 degrees. This fish should really be kept by an expert aquarist that is familiar with deepwater species. This particular anthias will be re - quarantined once purchased. Due to the nature of this fish, it will undergo a Specialized TTM Style Quarantine as to not harm it with abrasive medications. Shipping can be expected 2 weeks after purchase.
Current Size: 2-3"
Current Diet: PE mysis
Current Temperament: Peaceful
Minimum Tank Size: 80
Care Level: Difficult/Advanced
Temperament: Semi- Aggressive
Reef Compatible: Yes
Water conditions: Temp 66-72 F, pH 7.8-8.5, Salinity 1.022-1.026
Maximum Size: 4"