Best deal!

Purchase $99 or more in qualifying Marine Life and get FREE shipping!

Use coupon code: freefedex

Hurry, ends in ...

New orders only. May not be combined with other coupons or store credit.
My Account
See Reviews at is an Upfront Merchant on TheFind. Click for info.
Purple Lobster
Enomopletapus sp.
32 Reef Rewards Points
will be rewarded to you when you buy this item.
Price Elsewhere: $39.99
Saltwaterfish: $31.99
Savings: $8.00
On All Marine Life
Orders Over $199.99
And $99.99 In Florida
Tank Stats
Size: 1.5-4 inches
Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Bold
Reef Safe: With Caution
Diet: Meaty and Pellet
Origin: Indian Ocean
Acclimation Time: 2+ Hours
Coral Safe: Yes
Invertebrate Safe: With Caution
Minimum Tank Size: 25 gallon

The Purple Lobster is a nocturnal species and mainly comes out at night in search of foods. It needs lots of hiding places, thus keeping live rocks and caves are necessary in an aquarium. The Purple Lobster can not get along well with other inhabitants and may injure them, due to its aggressive and territorial behavior. It is advised to be kept only one per tank to avoid any unnecessary aggressive behavior in the tank. The Purple Lobster is considered a scavenger that likes to sift through the sand for detritus and thus helps in keeping the aquarium aerated. It feeds on small fish, therefore fishes should be kept selectively according to its size. It is sensitive to copper based medications and extreme nitrate levels. Poor water conditions should be avoided in the tank containing the Purple Lobster. It thrives well in a temperature range of 72-78 degrees Fahrenheit, pH of 8.1-8.4 and with high water quality. The Purple Lobster is easy to care for. The aquarium should be added with a thick sand and gravel bed for burrowing, also with lots of rocks for hiding places. The Purple Lobster undergoes molting and needs traces of iodine to ensure proper molting. It is completely snail safe, unlike crabs, and do not disturb or harm snails. The Purple Lobster is reef safe if it is fed properly and gets plenty of hiding place in the tank.

Shrimpgoby - Banded Ju...
Mushroom Polyp - Ricor...
Proaquatix Picasso Per...
Sexy Shrimp
Neon Goby
ORA Ultra Maxima - Tea...
Pumpkin Patch Lephastr...
ORA Miami Orchid