Invertebrates

We stock a large variety of high quality marine Invertebrates. These can be seen and purchased in our stores show rooms. Invertebrates are not for sale via the website, as delivery can be highly stressful. However, if this is acknowledged we will be happy to send a selection of Invertebrates via courier. For more information on our current fish stock or to order specific fish please contact reception on 

01446 737210. 



Listed below you will find 

Anemones, Cephalopod, Clams, Crabs, Cucumbers, Feather duster worms, Gorgonians, Lobster, Scallops, Sea Slugs & Hares, Shrimps, Snails, Sponges, Starfish & Urchins

Anemones

Bubble Tip Anemone

Entacmaea quadricolor

Max size: 12 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellate


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution - moderate to strong flow and lighting

Caribbean Anemone

Condylactis gigantea

Max size: 30 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution - moderate flow and lighting

Carpet Anemone

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Max size: 40 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution - low to moderate flow and lighting

Hell's Fire Anemone

Name Hells Fire Anemone

Scientific Name Actinostephanus haeckeli

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 25cm  9.8''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe with Caution

Temperament Aggressive Stinger

Diet Have Zooxanthellae but aslo need meaty food

Care Easy

Lighting Moderate - Strong

Flow Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes Can Sting and eat fish. Will Host Anemone Shrimp

 

Malu Anemone

Heteractis malu

Max size: 20 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution - low flow and strong lighting

Maxi Mini Anemone

Stichodactyla tapetum

Max size: 10 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Ritteri Anemone

Heteractis magnifica

Max size: 50 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution - Moderate flow and lighting

Sebae Anemone

Heteractis crispa

Max size: 30 cm


Range: Indo -Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution - Moderate to srtong flow and lighting

Tube Anemone

Cerianthus spp

Max size:  cm


Range: 


Feeding:


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Cephalopod

Common Octopus

Octopus vulgaris


Max size: 8 inch


Region: Tropical global


Feeding: Live crustaceia and fish as food


Aquarium Compatibility: Large aquaria - Predatory

Cuttlefish

Sepia spp


Max size: 18 inch


Region: Indo-Pacific, Mediterranean


Feeding: Live fish as food


Aquarium Compatibility: Large aquaria - Predatory

Clams

Crocea Clam

Tridacna crocea


Max length: 6inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellate and phytoplankton


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Derassa Clam

Tridacna derasa


Max Length: 18inch


Range: Indo- Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellae and phytoplanklton


Aquarium Compatiblity: Reef Safe

Hippopus Clam

Hippopus hippopus


Max Length: 16inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellate and phytoplankton


Aquarium Compatiblity: Reef Safe

Maxima Clam

Tridacna maxima


Max length: 16inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellate and phytoplankton


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Squamosa Clam

Tridacna squamosa


Max length: 16inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Zooxanthellate and phytoplankton


Aquarium Compatiblity: Reef Safe

Crabs

Anemone Crab

Neopetrolisthes maculatus


Max size: 2 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Filter feeder -Particulate suspended foods.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Lives in association with Anemones

Anemone Crab Spotted

Neopetrolisthes ohshimai

Max size: 2 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Filter feeder -Particulate suspended foods.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Lives in association with Anemones 

Antler Crab

Manucomplanus varians

Max size: 2 inch


Range: Pacific


Feeding: Herbivore- Algae eater 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Commensal with fire coral shell 

Arrow Crab

Stenorhynchus seticornis


Max size: 6 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Predator and Scavenger.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- predator on worms and shrimp

Boxer Crab

Lybia tesselata

Max size: 1 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Filter feeder -Particulate suspended foods.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Carries Anemones in its claws as a defence and as a method of food collection

Decorator Crab

Camposcia retusa

Max size: 4 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Carnivore


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - With Caution - predator of other invertebrates 

Emerald Crab

Mithraculus sculptus


Max size: 2 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Herbivore - Algae eater has been known to eat other inverts 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Hermit Crab - Algae

Paguristes spp

Max size: 1.5 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Herbivore - may scavenge 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Hermit Crab - Blue Leg

Clibanarius tricolor


Max size: 0.75 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger preferring small meaty foods and algae 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Hermit Crab - Giant Red

Dardanus megistos

Max size: 12 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Carnivore


Aquarium Compatibility: Specimen Aquaria

Hermit Crab - Halloween

Trizopagurus strigatus


Max size: 3 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger preferring small meaty foods and algae 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - With caution

Hermit Crab - Metallic Blue Leg

Calcinus elegans


Max size: 2 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger preferring small meaty foods and algae 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Hermit Crab - Orange Leg

Clibanarius spp


Max size: 0.75 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger preferring small meaty foods and algae 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Hermit Crab - Red Leg

Paguristes  cadenati


Max size: 0.75 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger preferring small meaty foods and algae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Porcelain Crab

Petrolisthes lamarckii

Max size: 2 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Filter feeder -Particulate suspended foods.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Squat Lobster

Allogalathea elegans


Max size: 0.75 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Filter Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Commensial on Feather Stars

Cucumbers

Candy Cucumber

Pentacta anceps

Max size: 8 cm


Region: Indo- Australia


Feeding: Plankton Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Red Worm Sea Cucumber

Opheodesoma australiensis

Max size: 100 cm


Region: Indo- Australia


Feeding: Detritus Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Sea Apple

Pseudocolochirus spp (P. axiologus,P. tricolor, P.violaceus)

Max size: 20 cm


Region: Pacific- Australia


Feeding: Plankton Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe


Note: Potential lethal danger to fish via toxins

Spotted Worm Sea Cucumber

Synapta maculata

Max size: 250 cm


Region: Indo- Pacific


Feeding: Detritus Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Yellow Sea Cucumber

Colochirus robustus

Max size: 6 cm


Region: Indo- Australia


Feeding: Plankton Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Feather Duster Worms

Cluster Feather Duster Worms

Bispira spp


Max size: 2 inch crown


Region: Tropical global


Feeding: Filter feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Giant Feather Duster Worm

Sabellastarte indica


Max size: 4 inch crown


Region: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Filter feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Gorgonians

Blue Tree Gorgonia

Acalycigorgia spp

Max size: up to 20 inch


Region: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Filter Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - low lighting and moderate to high flow

Finger Gorgonia -yellow

Diodogorgia nodulifera

Max size: up to 12 inch


Region: Caribbean


Feeding: Filter Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - low lighting and moderate to high flow

Giant Polyp Gorgonian

Plexaura flexuosa


Max size: up to 16 inch


Region: Caribbean


Feeding: Zooxanthellate


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - strong lighting and moderate flow

Purple Bush Gorgonia

Briareum asbestinum

Max size: up to 24 inch


Region: Caribbean


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - strong lighting and moderate flow

Purple Frilly Gorgonia

Pseudopterogorgia spp


Max size: up to 24 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Zooxanthellate and filter feed


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Moderate lighting and Strong flow

Red Polyp Gorgonian

Swiftia exserta


Max size: up to18 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Filter Feeder


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Moderate lighting and strong flow

Ribbon Gorgonia

Pterogorgia anceps

Max size: up to 24 inch


Region: Caribbean


Feeding: Zooxanthellae


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - Strong lighting and moderate flow

Tree Gorgonia Knobbly

Eunicea spp


Max size:up to 24 inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Zooxanthellate.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - strong lighting and moderate to strong flow 

Tree Gorgonian Spiny

Muricea


Max size: up to 12inch


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Zooxanthellate.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe - moderate lighting and flow

Lobster and Misc

Blue Lobster

Panulirus versicolor

Max size:  16 inch


Region: Indo- Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution 

Pink Reef Lobster

Enoplometopus debelius

Max size: 10 cm


Region: Indo- Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Scarlet Reef Lobster

Enoplometopus occidentalis

Max size: 12 cm


Region: Indo- Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Violet Reef Lobster

Enoplometopus daumi

Max size: 11 cm


Region: Indo- Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Scallops

Flame Scallops

Lima scabra


Max Length: 3.5 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Particulate feeder ~suspended 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe ~ prefers dim light 

Sea Slugs & Hares

Berghia Nudibranch

Name Berghia, Aiptasia Nudibranch

Scientific Name Aeolidiella stephanieae

Min Aquaria Volume  

Max Size  

Aquarium Compatability  

Temprement  

Diet  

Care  

Origin  

Notes  

Frilly Sea Slug

Elysia crispata


Max size: 2 inch


Region: Caribbean


Feeding: Herbivorous


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Neon Sea Slug

Chelidonura varians


Max size: 1 inch


Region: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Predator on flatworm


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Spotted Sea Hare

Aplysia dactylomela


Max size: 5 inch


Region: Caribbean


Feeding: Herbivorous


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Shrimps

Anemone Shrimp

Periclimenes brevicarpalis


Max size: 4 cm


Region: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Symbiotic with  Anemones , Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe 

Boxer Shrimp - Yellow

Stenopus cyanoscelis


Max size: 3 cm


Range: Tropical Global


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- Can be aggressive to other crustaceans, Keep individually or as Pairs

Boxing Shrimp - Banded

Stenopus hispidus


Max size: 9 cm


Range: Tropical Global


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- Can be aggressive to other crustaceans, Keep individually or as Pairs


 

Boxing Shrimp - Blue

Stenopus tenuirostris


Max size: 3 cm


Range: Tropical Global


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- Can be aggressive to other crustaceans, Keep individually or as Pairs



Boxing Shrimp - Ghost

Stenopus pyrsonotus


Max size: 10 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- Can be aggressive to other crustaceans, Keep individually or as Pairs

Bumblebee Shrimp

Gnathophyllum americanum


Max size: 3 cm


Range: Tropical Global


Feeding: Suction feet of Echinoderms / Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Cleaner Shrimp

Lysmata amboinensis / grabhami


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific / Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe


Note: Removes Parasites from fish

Crystal Shrimp

Periclimenes spp

Max size: 2 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific / Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger  


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe


Note: Removes Parasites from fish / Should be kept with Caribbean Anemones

Emperor Shrimp

Periclimenes imperator


Max size: 2 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Suction feet of Echinoderms / Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution



Fire Shrimp

Lysmata debelius


Max size: 4 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- May eat small polyps

Harlequin Shrimp

Hymenocera picta


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Specific - Star fish e.g protoreaster nodosus.


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- will eat star fish


Note: Best kept in Pairs

Mantis Shrimp

Gonodactylus spp / Squillia spp


Max size: 10 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific 


Feeding: Carnivorous 


Aquarium Compatibility: Species Only Aquarium


Note: Has been known to crack aquarium glass and injure aquarists 

Mantis Shrimp - Peacock

Odontodactylus scyllarus


Max size: 15 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific 


Feeding: Carnivorous 


Aquarium Compatibility: Species Only Aquarium


Note: Has been known to crack aquarium glass and injure aquarists

Peppermint Shrimp

Lysmata wurdemanni


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- May eat small polys e.g Aiptasia

Pistol Shrimp

Alpheus spp


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific 


Feeding: Carnivorous 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe


Note: Burrowing Species/ can be kept in symbiotic partnership with Shrimp Gobies

Pistol Shrimp -Purple Claw

Alpheus soror


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific 


Feeding: Carnivorous 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe


Note: Burrowing Species/ can be kept in symbiotic partnership with Shrimp Gobies

Pistol Shrimp -Randall's

Alpheus randalli


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Indo-Pacific 


Feeding: Carnivorous 


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe


Note: Burrowing Species/ can be kept in symbiotic partnership with Shrimp Gobies

Sexy Shrimp

Thor amboinensis


Max size: 2 cm


Range: Tropical Global


Feeding: Scavenge


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe

Striped Shrimp

Lysmata kuekenthali


Max size: 5 cm


Range: Caribbean


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution- May eat small polys e.g Aiptasia

Yellow Line Shrimp

Urocaridella spp

Max size: 3 cm


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Scavenger


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe