Common Names: Smooth Seahorse, Yellow Seahorse, Spotted Seahorse
Characteristics: This is a smooth seahorse, with low spines. Often have spots throughout the body. Colors typically range from black to pale yellows to orangish yellows. Colors are not fixed and may change based surroundings, diet, stress, mood or possibly other factors.
Distribution: Western Pacific, Indian Ocean.
Habitat: Commonly found in sea grasses along coastal areas as well as in rocky areas.
Size: Typically 6 to 8 inches.
Sexual Maturity: Approximately 4 to 5 months. Fry are pelagic.
Minimum Tank Size Recommendations: 18 inches vertical height. 30 gallons for a pair. 25 to 30 gallons for each additional pair.
Water Temperature: 69 to 77 degrees Fahrenheit. 20 to 25 degrees Celsius. Ideal temperature in home aquaria is in the low to mid 70′s Fahrenheit
Availability: Limited quantities.
Note: We brought some of these in for brood stock. These are extra and have not been bred by us. They are Captive Bred!
Shipping: Ships FedEx Priority Overnight
New Flat Rate Shipping for Retail Customers
$39.95. (Single Species Orders, CONUS only, HI & AK are custom quoted)
$29.95 for customers within Florida.
If ordering multiple species, there is a $10.00 surcharge for the increased size of the box.