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The Colored Pincushion Urchin is a generally peaceful species but care should be taken when maintaining the aquarium to prevent injury. This urchin covers itself with small items, like shells and small pebbles, it can find to help provide cover and camouflage. The Colored Pincushion Urchin prefers to have plenty of rocks to hide and forage from. Drip acclimation is highly recommended. This species is intolerant of copper as well as high levels of nitrates.
Internet Price: $18.99
Reef Safe: Yes
Native To: Indo-Pacific
Adult Size: Up to 4" diameter
Temperature: 72 - 78°F
Water Parameters: sg 1.023-1.026; pH 8.1-8.4; dKH 8-12
Care Level: Moderate
Scientific Name: Tripneustes graltilla
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