Pillow Starfish are originally from the waters of the South Western Pacific Ocean and around Indonesia. Pillow Starfish grow to around 5 inches across, and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 40 gallons in size to provide plenty of swimming and living room for these starfish. Pillow Starfish are omnivores and should be fed supplemental feedings of herbivore and carnivore preparations inbetween scavenging. Pillow Starfish are peaceful, and should not be kept with more aggressive species that may attack and harm it, keep this starfish with other peaceful aquarium mates for best results. These starfish can be a bit difficult to care for, and should only be kept by the experienced aquarium owner.
Origin: Pacific, Indonesia
Size: Can grow to 5 inches in length
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium.
Minimum Tank Size: 40 Gallons
Compatibility: Can be kept in a community aquarium with caution.