Cumings Starfish
Neoferdina cumingi

Cumings Starfish

Regular price $65.00 $0.00 Unit price per

Cuming’s Sea Star

Likely Reef Tank Suitable

Likely Fish-Only Tank Suitable

Range: Indo-West Pacific Ocean

Size: 3 inches (7 cm)

Natural Environment: Inhabits lagoons and seaward reefs and seen on ledges, in caves and under rocks.

General Husbandry: Rarely seen in the home aquarium trade.

Best maintained in well-aged aquariums having various live rock formations containing algae films/organic films and/or collections of detritus. May also consume small invertebrate.

Since they are basically herbivorous and detritus feeders, occasional feedings with algae pellets may prove beneficial. Occasional feedings of small pieces of fish or mussel flesh is also recommended.

Experience Level: Intermediate

Diet: Omnivore

Aquarium Environment: Reef or fish-only aquarium

Coral Safe: Yes

Fish Safe: Yes

Invertebrate Safe: Yes