ORA® Colored Lined (Hippocampus erectus) Captive-Bred
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The ORA® Colored Lined Seahorse, Captive-Bred, (Hippocampus erectus) is one of the US native species that ranges from Nova Scotia, Canada and the northern Gulf of Mexico all the way down to Panama and Venezuela. It is one of the hardiest species and it will grow to a maximum length of 7.5”. 

Fish Profile
 From: ORA® Captive Bred
 Maintenance Level: Moderate
 Disposition: Peaceful
 Good With Reef: Yes
 Color Variation:  Yellow, Black, Tan
 Max Size: 7.5"
 Diet: Carnivore
 Food Types: Frozen Mysis Shrimp, Live Brine Shrimp
 Water Temp: 72°-78°
 pH:  8.1-8.4
 Specific Gravity: 1.020 -1.025
 dKH: 8-12

ORA’s® Lined Seahorses will thrive on frozen mysis and should be fed at least 2 to 3 times a day. Their diet may be supplemented by running a refugium attached to the tank.


Their coloration may vary from yellow to orange and red depending on their surroundings.


In order to maintain coloration, ORA® suggests keeping them in bright lighting with brightly colored objects that they may use as hitches.  A light blue background can also be helpful in maintaining a lighter color.

Approximate Purchase Size: Small 1-1/2" to 2 1/2", Medium 2-1/2” to 3-1/2”, Large 3 1/2" to 5", X-Large 5" to 7"

Shipping Information
The shipping cost is $62.00 per box of fish (Up to 50 fish per box, any assortment). Our goal is to ship your pets and supplies as safely as possible and as soon as possible. We will hold your order if weather conditions, traffic conditions or carrier conidtions are bad or if there is anything else that might hurt your pet.

  • Item #: ORAF601

ORA® Colored Lined (Hippocampus erectus) Captive-Bred

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