Blue Velvet Nudibranch (Chelidonura varians)
Phylum: Mollusca, Class: Gastropoda
Range: Tropical Seas
Size: 3 in. Space:: 10+ gal. Diet: Flatworms
Reef Safe: Yes Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful
Natural History: Blue Velvet Nudibranchs are nudibranchs (sea slugs) that graze over rock and coral for flatworms. They are molluscs and related to snails and clams.
Husbandry: Blue Velvet Nudibranch care is simple. It should be provided live rock on which to graze, and there must be some flatworms to feed on. Without flatworms, this species is likely to die. It is often passed from hobbyist to hobbyist/LFS to maintain it in captivity.
AKA: Velvet Sea Slug
In Stock: 08/09/14, No
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