The Heteractis Magnifica, Heteractis magnifica, also known as the Ritteri Anemone can grow up to three feet in diameter in the wild. It is an incredibly unique anemone to have the opportunity to own in the home aquarium. It has long, graceful tentacles that have the ability to swell at the tips or retract almost all the way back into themselves.
Hecteractis Magnifica Anemone Care Facts
The Hecteractis Magnifica Anemone should be kept in a tank with high lighting and high waterflow.
It reaches a maximum diameter of 18 inches in the home aquarium.
The Hecteractis Magnifica Anemone will pair with most species of clownfish.
They eat a carnivorous diet of small meaty foods.
The Hecteractis Magnifica Anemone should only be cared for by expert, experienced aquarists.
Magnificent! Truly a beautiful anemone. My Osceolaris clowns were buried in it within about 5 minutes. Even bigger than described and looks great in my 270 gallon aquarium. Thank you!