Bubble Tip Anemone (Entacmaea quadricolor)

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Bubble Tip Anemone

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Bubble Tip Anemone

Entacmaea quadricolor

208 Litres (55 US G.)

25.4-30.5cm (10-12 ")

pH

8.1 - 8.4

23 -25 °C (73.4-77°F)

8-18 °d

Piscivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

12-25 years





Alternative names[edit | edit source]

Bubble Tip Anemone, BTA, RBT, GBT

Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]

This creature will sting near by corals, and will consume anything that swims in its grasp. Clownfish have a symbiotic relationship with this creature.

Diet[edit | edit source]

Frozen foods, small pieces of fish, crustaceans, zooplankton, phytoplankton, and mussels.

Environment Specifics[edit | edit source]

Most bubble tips like bright light of at least 300 to 400 PAR and will thrive under more.

Identification[edit | edit source]

This anemone has long sweeping tentacles which are bulbous at the tips, and a vent in the centre that also acts as its mouth. It has a sticky base used to attach itself to rock.

Flow[edit | edit source]

Bubble tips do not like strong flow and really dis-like strong direct flow.

Clownfish Hosts[edit | edit source]

The following Clownfish are known to host this anemone:
While other species of Clowns may host in them these are the most likely choices.

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