Mimic Octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus) Care
The Mimic Octopus, Thaumoctopus mimicus, is also known as the Zebra Octopus. This small octopus requires expert care should be kept in an aquarium of at least 200 gallons.
They are very intelligent and must be kept in a sealed tank as they WILL escape. They require live rock that is secured so they don’t crush themselves. They are not reef safe, very difficult to feed in captivity and feed on shrimp, crabs, and clams live or frozen.
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