Miscellaneous

Comet

Calloplesiops altivelis


Max Length: 8 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Meaty foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish only aquaria ~ will eat crustaceans and small fish

Coral Cat

Plotosus lineatus


Max Length: 12.6 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Varied diet


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish only aquaria ~ will eat crustaceans and fish.

Dragon Sea Moth

Name Dragon Sea Moth, Jet Gurnard

Scientific Name Eurypegasus draconis

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 18cm  7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful 

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate - Difficult

Origin Indonesia 

Notes Prefer open sandy bottom aquariums.

Flying Gurnard

Name Flying, Oriental Helmet Gurnard

Scientific Name Dactyloptena orientalis

Min Aquaria Volume 700L

Max Size 38cm  15''

Aquarium Compatibility Fish Only

Temperament Peaceful 

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indian Ocean

Notes Prefer open sandy bottom aquariums.

Longnose Sea Moth

Name Longnose Sea Moth, Flying Jet Gurnard

Scientific Name Parapegasus natans

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 21cm  8''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe -with Caution

Temperament Peaceful 

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate - Difficult

Origin Indonesia

Notes Prefers open sandy bottom aquariums.

Moorish Idol

Zanclus cornutus


Max Length: 6.3 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Varied diet


Aquarium Compatibility:  Reef Safe with caution ~ may nip at coral polyps

Pineapple Fish

Name Pineapple, Pinecone Fish

Scientific Name Cleidopus gloriamaris

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 22cm  8.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef - With Caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore

Care Difficult

Origin Australia

Notes A nocturnal species that prefers dim lit aquariua. Bioluminescent bacteria colonize an area surrounding the mouth that glow green during the night.

Tripod Fish

Name Long Tail Tripod Fish

Scientific Name Tripodichthys blochii

Min Aquaria Volume 1000L

Max Size 15cm  5.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Fish Only

Temperament Peaceful 

Diet Carnivore

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes Found in open water muddy flats.

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