Curly Cue Anemone

Invert Type: Anemones


Scientific Name: Bartholomea annulata


Diet: Carnivore
Reef Safe: With Caution
Aggressiveness: Aggressive
Relative Care: Easy
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The Curly Cue Anemone is an abundant, inexpensive anemone collected from the Caribbean. They’re often found hosting commensal Pederson’s Anemone Shrimp. Use caution when housing it in a reef aquarium. Its tentacles can be unexpectedly long and may sting corals.