Pygmy sea hares are a fascinating and unique addition to any saltwater aquarium. These small and colorful creatures are actually sea slugs that feed on various types of algae, making them an effective and natural method of algae control in the tank.
They prefer a diet of various types of algae, which can be supplemented with algae wafers or other vegetable matter. It’s important to note that pygmy sea hares can release toxins into the water if they feel threatened or stressed, so it’s important to handle them with care and provide them with ample hiding places in the tank.
Pygmy sea hares are relatively easy to care for and can make a unique and beneficial addition to your saltwater aquarium.