The Marine Compatibility Guide

    Pseudoboletia maculata

    Pseudoboletia maculata is an invertebrate from the genus Pseudoboletia which is part of the Toxopneustidae family. It is commonly known as the Purple Short Spine Pincushion Urchin.     [suggest an edit]

    • Pseudoboletia maculata

    72.0 - 78.0 F22.2 - 25.6 CTemperature:

    dKN 8.00 - 12.00Alkalinity:

    8.10 - 8.40pH Range:

    sg 1.023 - 1.025Specific Gravity:

    20 gallons90 litresMinimum Tank Size:

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    Common names for Pseudoboletia maculata

    Pseudoboletia maculata is also known as the following...

    Purple Short Spine Pincushion Urchin

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