Invert Type: Cowries
Scientific Name: Cypraea tigris
Diet: Carnivore, Scavenger
Reef Safe: Yes
Relative Care: Easy
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The Tiger Cowrie is peaceful, but it may consume anemones, sponges, or soft corals. Juveniles eat some algae, but adults should be fed meaty foods like frozen silversides, clams, or krill. It also likes to scavenge leftover meaty foods.