Angler Fish

Common Angler

Name Common Angler, Giant Frogfish

Scientific Name Antennarius commerson

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 23cm  9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Tropical Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

Notes A peaceful reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size. Found in many colour morphs inculding in Black, Orange, Red, Yellow, White, Brown and Cream.

 

Leaf Fish

Name Leaf, Scorpion Fish

Scientific Name Taenianotus triacanthus

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 10cm  4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Tropial Indian and Pacific Oceans

Notes Warning- Venomous Dorsal, Pelvic and Anal Spines.                      A reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size. Found in many colour morphs inculding Red, Pink, Yellow, White and Brown.

 

Sargassum Angler

Name Sargassum Angler

Scientific Name Histrio histrio

Min Aquaria Volume 80L

Max Size 15cm  6''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indian Ocean

Notes A peaceful reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

Scorpion Fish

Name Scorpion Fish

Scientific Name Rhinopias eschmeyeri

Min Aquaria Volume 80L

Max Size 22cm  9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific Oceans

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.                                                         A reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

 

Sea Goblin

Name Sea Goblin

Scientific Name Inimicus didactylus

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 18cm  7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific Oceans

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.                                                         A reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

Striated Angler

Name Striated, Striped Angler

Scientific Name Antennarius striatus

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 20cm  8''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans

Notes A peaceful reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

Wartskin Angler

Name Wartskin, Frogfish Angler

Scientific Name Antennarius maculatus

Min Aquaria Volume 80L

Max Size 10cm  4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin South Eastern Pacific Ocean

Notes A peaceful reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size. This species is also able to change its colour over time to camouflage into its enviroment.

 

Wasp Fish

Name Wasp, Cockatoo Wasp Fish

Scientific Name Ablabys taenianotus

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 15cm  6''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Western Pacific Ocean

Notes Warning- Venomous Dorsal, Anal and Pelvic Spines.                      A reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

 

Weedy Scorpion Fish

Name Weedy Scorpion Fish

Scientific Name Rhinopias frondosa

Min Aquaria Volume 80L

Max Size 22cm  9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific Oceans

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.                                                         A reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

 

Yellow Spotted Scorpion Fish

Name Yellow Spotted Scorpion Fish

Scientific Name Sebastapistes cyanostigma

Min Aquaria Volume 90L

Max Size 7.5cm  3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution 

Temperament Placid

Diet Carnivore

Care Easy

Origin Indo - Pacific Oceans

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.                                                         A reef dweller that will not harm sessile inverts. Will eat any inverts or fish equal to its own size.

 

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