- Feb 25, 2006
I have a FOWLR tank set up with no inhabitants and lately I've been debating whether to get a cuttlefish or go reef again. Originally, I had a reef but it got wiped out by hurricane Wilma. My main concern is what to feed the newly hatched ones until they are old enough for shrimp and crabs. I live right near the intracoastal & beach and I have access to fiddler crabs & sand fleas (mole crabs), but I understand they can't be fed until the cuttles are about 2 months old? What should I feed the hatchlings up until I can feed fiddler crabs or mole crabs as a staple?