Cryptonemia Crenulata Red Marine Macroalgae Expand

Cryptonemia Crenulata

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Cryptonemia Crenulata is a very rare to find macro algae, which is a shame as it is with its thick branches and its deep red colour a real eye catcher in the tank display. Unfortunately, it grows extremely slow, so we can offer this macro algae just from time to time.

It is an easy to care for as it is non-invasive and needs just low lighting.

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Cryptonemia Crenulata Marine Macro Algae

Light

This macroalgae prefers low to medium light. Its deep red colour is best to reach with a lower lighting with a 6500k ( daylight ) light colour spectrum.

Palatable
We haven't seen any interest in this algae whatsoever from any fishes or critters. So it can nice and slowly grow to become a centrepiece in your tank.

Attaching
It will not attach itself, but it can easily be kept in place with some rubber band, superglue on rocks or similar.

Trimming
Whitish parts of it should be removed as they are decomposing.

Treatment
Like for most marine macroalgae a higher level of Nitrate and Phosphate, in addition to the supplement of Iron, Magnesium and Trace elements will improve the growth of this algae.

Please note
Our macro algae are from fish free macro algae tanks, although we use sometimes pictures for demonstration purposes only which will include fishes, seahorses and or corals. 
We do our best to quarantine, treat and remove any unwanted hitchhikers, parasites etc from our macro algae but we can not guarantee that the algae are completely free of anything unwanted, not limited to Copepods, Rotifers etc. This is simply because that sometimes eggs, spores, etc can remain viable but not visible and hitchhikers can still stay hidden, especially in dense algae structures, despite our strict quarantine efforts. 

All macro algae will be thoroughly dipped in a professional solution to deactivate hitchhikers as good as possible before posting. If you don't want this, please send us a message together with your order.

We highly recommend nonetheless that you properly quarantine anything new before adding it to your marine tank.

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The images on this page are for example only, actual product appearance may vary. 
Common NameRed Ribbon
PlacementRock (attach)
Difficulty:Easy
Growth Rate:Slow
Temperature24-28
Food Value:Not Palatable
Nutrient Uptake:Little
Flow Rate:Medium
Light:Moderate
Invasive:No
ColourRed Macroalgae
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questions Charles on 05/07/2019
Question: 

Hi. I’m setting up a 200 litre tank currently to keep my erectus seahorses in. The base is approximately 2 foot by 2 foot. Please could you recommend some Macroalgae suitable for this tank, and how much you think I should buy. I’d love to say it’s going to be a low nutrient system, but realistically I always struggle with nitrates in my tank. I’d also prefer not to have Caulerpa, or anything in danger of going sexual if I don’t keep it trimmed.

Answer: 

Hi Charles.



What temperature are you looking for to keep the beautiful seahorses in?


We recently had another customer and I believe he was going to keep a temperature of around 21C.

When this is the temperature you are aiming it is a bit harder for macroalgae, as most thrive best in temperatures between 24-26C.


The best results from the feedback we have received are more slow growing algae species like Cryptonemia Crenulata



or Codium



or 



All are more hardie species, but not nearly as fast growing as a lot of Caulerpa species, therefore with no isk at all of them going sexual. 


We have a new red bubble algae as well, but no experiences with lower temperatures yet. 


I hope this helps.




















Kind regards

Manfred
Livealgae UK



















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