Debilius's Reef Lobster (Enoplometopus debelius)

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Debilius's Reef Lobster

Enoplometopus debelius

Easy

sg

1.02 - 1.025

pH

8.1 - 8.4

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods
Other (See article)

9-12 years

This animal is available captive bred



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Alternative Names

Purple Lobster

Sexing

Requires close examination

Tank Compatibility

Peaceful

Diet

Omnivorous; will scavenge, but supplementation is best.

Feeding Regime

Daily.

Environment Specifics

Reef tank

Behaviour

Will not bother sleeping wrasses; however, be careful when keeping it, as it may eat small fishes, and invertebrates.

Identification

Is white to lavender, with violet or orange spots; unlike Enoplometopus daumi, this lobster is more purple, with the purple being darker.

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