Rhopilema esculentum - Captive Bred
~2” bell diameter and 2-4” long
Flame Jellies are a species that truly wow!’s anyone that sees them. Starting out clear, they turn an intense fiery red-orange color when they reach 3-4”. Their name is fitting and it’s that striking color that makes them so highly sought after.
Flame jellies a hardy and fairly easy-to-care-for species of jellyfish. Once settled in, they grow very quickly. We have found they do best at a brackish salinity of 1.014 SG/19 ppt
Quick Care Stats
|Natural Habitat||Found in waters around China, Japan and Korea|
|Care Level||Moderate, hardy|
|Temperature||60-75 F, room temperature is ideal|
Orbit 20, Neo 4 & 16 , Omni 9 & 15, Medusa Desktop
|Main Diet||Live Baby Brine Shrimp, OysterFeast|
|Optional Diet "snacks"||Live or frozen rotifers|
|Sting||Minimal to none|
|Life Span||1-2 years|
|Compatibility||Can be kept with Ice Jellyfish|
All orders of live jellyfish will be shipped with our $38 priority flat rate service. Size is approximate. Jellies are measured in diameter from tip to tip.