Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 03-02-2014, 09:25 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Activist
NicoC16's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 103
Serpent Starfish

I moved my serpent starfish into my main 29 gallon tank a few weeks ago and he wasn't responding too well to the change in environment. He continued to display signs of stress through his stubborn non-eating habits. He occasionally wanders around the tank to see what he can find, but not eat. I am aware that these guys are scavengers and all, but how long can they really make it out without a legit source of food. Any help would be gratefully appreciated.

NicoC16 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2014, 09:46 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice FINatic
sansouci01's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Orlando Florida
Posts: 708
I have one in my 20 gallon tank. Once in a while a take a very small piece of fresh shrimp and put it on a skewer and feed it to him. I only have a few fish in my tank so there is not much un-eaten food around for him. This way, I at least know he eats once in a while.
sansouci01 is offline   Reply With Quote

fish, star, starfish

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
serpent starfish hollywood11892 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 4 08-16-2011 09:51 PM
Serpent starfish Chris-Nicol Saltwater Reef Aquaria 15 08-08-2011 03:05 PM
Anyone else have serpent starfish? nxb161 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 0 06-26-2010 01:10 PM
Serpent starfish loosing his legs? Degonese Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral 1 05-12-2009 01:01 PM
Serpent Starfish Rambo64 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 4 09-23-2008 12:16 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:55 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.