Sea Stars

Diet: Omnivore / Herbivore

 Water Temp:  72-78°F  | Salinity:  1.023-1.025  | pH Level: 8.1-8.4


  • Loss of color or appetite

  • Limp plume of tentacles

  • Missing or deteriorating arms

  • Open sores or dissolving tissues


  • Feed 2x-3x per week

  • Full spectrum lighting and excellent water parameters are essential.

  • Vitamins or trace minerals are good supplement and beneficial to all inverts.

  • Many starfish are carnivores and feed primarily on commercial frozen food (meat source).

  • Small starfish can eat micro-algae

  • Starfish typically have five arms extending from central circular body and can regenerate limbs.

  • Avoid copper based medications