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Old 04-29-2011, 11:04 PM   #1
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Sandsifting star

Anyone have one in a nano or reef tank under 40 gallons how much open sand do they need
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I've heard they do not last long in home aquariums unless verryy large
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I have heard that they eat the good stuff you need to have in your sand bed
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They aren't a very good choice for a home aquarium. Are you interested in having a starfish or something to turn the sand in your tank?
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I have a sand sifting star have not had it very long just wondered what other people thought about them
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ive had mine about 2 weeks dont seem him most of the time sometimes at night i will catch him out going over the sandbed
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They dont last long in the home aquarium. For them they need a very large tank. They consume the fauna in the sand bed till it`s gone and usually starve to death once it is gone.
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