Purple Striped Jellyfish (Chrysaora colorata)

Purple Striped Jellyfish (Chrysaora colorata)

Ex Tax: £37.50

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Brand: Glass Ocean
Product Code: Purple Striped Jelly

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Purple Striped Jellyfish

Buy 5 juvenile jellyfish for £155 - saving £20.00

Purple Striped Jellyfish is usually in light pink to white colour until they grow to the size of 10cm, then they will start developing the purple stripes on their bell. Relatively easy to breed and grow. They grow well on feeding moon jellyfish but feed well on other types of food such as baby/adult brine shrimp, mysids and sea food shakes.


Key Facts

Care Level Required 1-5: 2 Relatively easy
Handling Experience 1-5: 3 Medium.  
Handling Dangers: Stings from captive bred species are usually undetectable, however may cause irritation to those with sensitive skin.
Temperature: 15– 22°C | 59 – 71.6°F
Photosynthetic: No
Feeding: Freshly hatched baby brine shrimp, adult brine shrimp, mysids, sea food shake, moon jellyfish, comb jellyfish
Anticipated Total Lifespan: 2-3 years in captivity
Maximum Bell Size: 70cm | 2.3 ft
Compatable Species: None


Jellyfish Size Guide

Our jellyfish are mainly young in age, giving you maximum lifespan from your livestock. These, we call juvenile. Depending on the breed, small jellyfish are often slightly older and have been brought-on in size. We do not currently supply medium and large sized jellyfish.

Sizes can be summarised as:
Juvenile: 2.5cm - 1 inch diameter across
Small: 8cm - 3 inches diameter across
Medium: 10cm - 4 inches diameter across
Large: 20cm - 8 inches diameter across


Keeping Jellyfish: download Cubic Guide to Jellyfish Husbandry


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