Not Reef Tank Suitable
Not Suitable for Fish-Only Tank
Range: Indo-West Pacific Ocean: Red Sea, South Africa, to China, Japan, and south to Australia.
Size: 6 inches (15 cm)
Natural Environment: Inhabits back reef muddy areas and usually seen at depths between 3 - 30 feet (1 - 10 m).
Aquarium Suitability: Not collected for the home aquarium trade.
Ingests sand and feeds on the microorganisms and organic matter in the sand.
FYI: Shown here for identification only.