Midas blenny

Species information for the Midas blenny, in the Blennys category.

  1. FAMILY - Blenniidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Ecsenius Midas

    COMMON NAME - Midas Blenny

    SIZE - 3.9" (10 cm)

    RANGE - Indo Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 20 US Gal. (76 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied diet, finely chopped crustacean flesh, mysid shrimp, vitamin enriched brine shrimp, frozen preparations for herbivores. Feed 3 times a day.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 4

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Feeds on small polyped stony corals

    CAPTIVE CARE - Territorial defending its food source from members of its own species and other competitors. Feeds mostly on small polyped stony coral polyps such as pacillopora spp.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 27, 2013
    jhnrb, Jan 9, 2009
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