Wrasse

Cleaner Wrasse

Bicolour Cleaner Wrasse

Name Bicolour, Meteor Cleaner Wrasse

Scientific Name Labroides bicolor

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 14cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Can be a ''Semi-Aggressive'' Cleaner

Diet Carnivore - Fish Parasites and Fish Mucus

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes This is the largest Cleaner Wrasse Species.

 

Blue Streak Cleaner Wrasse

Name Blue Streak, Blue Cleaner Wrasse

Scientific Name Labroides dimidiatus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 11.5cm  4.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore - Fish Parasites and Fish Mucus

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes May nip Clam Mantles.

 

Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse

Name Hawaiian, Purple Cleaner Wrasse

Scientific Name Labroides phthirophagus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 10cm  3.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore - Fish Parasites and Fish Mucus

Care Moderate - Difficult

Origin Hawaiian Islands

Notes  

 

Orange Cleaner Wrasse

Name Orange, Black Spot, Breast Spot Cleaner Wrasse

Scientific Name Labroides pectoralis

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore - Fish Parasites and Fish Mucus

Care Moderate

Origin Pacific Ocean

Notes  

Red Sea Cleaner Wrasse

Name Red Sea, Four Line Cleaner Wrasse

Scientific Name Larabicus quadrilineatus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 11.5cm  4.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - With Caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore - Fish Parasites and Fish Mucus

Care Moderate

Origin Red Sea

Notes May nip LPS Corals and Clam Mantles.

 

Fairy Wrasse

Adorned Fairy Wrasse

Name Adorned, Rosy Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus adornatus

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 6.5cm  2.6''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Black Fin Fairy Wrasse

Name Black Fin, Condes Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus condei

Min Aquaria Volume 120L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Black Fin Seafighter Fairy Wrasse

Name Black Fin, Midnight Sea Fighter Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus joanallenae

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 7cm  2.8''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Blue Dot Seafighter Fairy Wrasse

Name Blue Dot Seafighter, Social Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus rubriventralis

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 7.5cm  2.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Red Sea, Indo-Pacific

Notes  

Blue Head Fairy Wrasse

Name Blue Head, Purple Head Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus cyanopleura

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 13cm  5.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Blue Stripe Fairy Wrasse

Name Blue Stripe Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus temminckii

Min Aquaria Volume 250L

Max Size 10cm  3.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Earl's Fairy Wrasse

Name Earls, Orange Striped Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus earlei

Min Aquaria Volume 120L

Max Size 8.5cm  3.3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Palau

Notes A Rare and Expensive Species

 

Exquisite Fairy Wrasse

Name Exquisite, Multi Colour Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus exquisitus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indian Ocean and Indonesia

Notes  

 

Filamented Fairy Wrasse

Name Filamented, Hi Fin, Whip Fin Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus filamentosus

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Flame Fairy Wrasse

Name Flame, Jordans Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus jordani

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 10cm  3.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Hawaiian Islands

Notes  

Girdled Fairy Wrasse

Name Gridled, Belted Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus balteatus

Min Aquaria Volume 250L

Max Size 10.1cm  4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Marshall Islands

Notes  

Gold Back Fairy Wrasse

Name Gold Back, Gold Flash Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus aurantidorsalis

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Golden Fairy Wrasse

Name Golden, Rhomboid Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus rhomboidalis

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 15cm  5.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Marshall Islands

Notes  

Katherine's Fairy Wrasse

Name Katherines Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus katherinae

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 11cm  4.3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Southern Japan

Notes  

Kato's Fairy Wrasse

Name Katos Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus katoi

Min Aquaria Volume 100L

Max Size 10cm  3.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Southern Japan

Notes A Rare and Expensive Species

 

Koi Fairy Wrasse

Name Koi, Red Head, Solar Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus solorensis

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 13cm  5.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Laboute's Fairy Wrasse

Name Laboutes Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus laboutei

Min Aquaria Volume 250L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Australia

Lined Fairy Wrasse

Name Lined, Shimmering Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus lineatus

Min Aquaria Volume 250L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Coral Sea

Notes  

Long Fin Fairy Wrasse

Name Long Fin, Pyles Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus pylei

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 10cm  3.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Lubbock's Fairy Wrassecoming events

Name Lubbocks, Purple Stripe, Multicoloured Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus lubbocki

Min Aquaria Volume 120L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Philippines

Notes  

Marjorie's Fairy Wrasse

Name Marjories Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus marjorie

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 5.8cm  2.3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Nahackyi's Fairy Wrasse

Name Nahackyis Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus nahackyi

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 9cm  3.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Fiji

Notes A Rare and Expensive Species

 

Naoko's Fairy Wrasse

Name Naokos Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus naokae

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 7cm  2.8''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

 

Pin Tail Fairy Wrasse

Name Pin Tail, Red Shimmering Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus lanceolatus

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 15cm  5.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Southern Japan

Notes  

 

Pink Shimmering Fairy Wrasse

Name Pink Shimmering, Pink Margin Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus rubrimarginatus

Min Aquaria Volume 250L

Max Size 14cm  5.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Red Fairy Wrasse

Name Red, Red Fin Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus rubripinnis

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

Red Hood Fairy Wrasse

Name Red Hood, Deep Sea Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus bathyphilus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 9cm  3.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Coral Sea

Notes  

Red Scale Fairy Wrasse

Name Red Scale Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus rubrisquamis

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 8.5cm  3.3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indian Ocean

Scott's Fairy wrasse

Name Scotts, Fijian Velvet Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus scottorum

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 13cm  5.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful - Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

 

Speckled Fairy Wrasse

Name Speckled, Fiji Velvet Speck Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus punctatus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 13cm  5.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Tono's Fairy wrasse

Name Tonos Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus tonozukai

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

 

Velvet Fairy Wrasse

Name Velvet, Yellow Banded Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus luteovittatus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indo-Pacific

Notes  

 

Yellow Fin Fairy Wrasse

Name Yellow Fin, Crimson Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus flavidorsalis

Min Aquaria Volume 120L

Max Size 9cm  3.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Yellow Spot Fairy Wrasse

Name Yellow Spot, Blue Side Fairy Wrasse

Scientific Name Cirrhilabrus ryukyuensis

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 15cm  5.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe 

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Flasher Wrasse

Filamented Flasher Wrasse

Paracheilinus filamentosus


Max Length: 3.9 inch


Range: Indonesia 


Feeding: Varied diet


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe 

Halichoeres Wrasse

Jade Wrasse

Halichoeres chloropterus


Max Length: 7.4 inch


Range: Pacific


Feeding: Varied diet


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe with caution

Hogfish

Axilspot Hogfish

Bodianus axillaris

Max Length: 7.9 inch


Range: Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Candy Hogfish

Bodianus bimaculatus


Max Length: 3.9 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution 

Coral Hogfish

Bodianus mesothorax


Max Length: 7.5 inch


Range: Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Cuban Hogfish

Bodianus pulchellus


Max Length: 5.9 inch


Range: Atlantic


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Diana's Hogfish

Bodianus diana


Max Length: 9.8 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Goldspot Hogfish

Bodianus perditio


Max Length: 31.5 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish System Only

Lyretail Hogfish

Bodianus anthioides


Max Length: 8.2 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution 

Red Breasted Maori Wrass

Cheilinus fasciatus


Max Length: 15 inch


Range: Indonesia


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish System Only

Red Stripe Hogfish

Bodianus opercularis

Max Length: 3.9 inch


Range: Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Saddleback Hogfish

Bodianus bilunulatus


Max Length: 22 inch


Range: Indonesia


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish System Only

Snooty Maori Wrass

Cheilinus oxycephalus


Max Length: 3.9 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish System Only

Spanish Hogfish

Bodianus rufus


Max Length: 15.7 inch


Range: Atlantic


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef Safe with caution

Leopard Wrasse

Leopard Wrasse

Macropharyngodon meleagris


Max Length: 5.9 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Small meaty foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe 

Lined Wrasse

Secretive Wrasse

Pseudocheilinus evanidus


Max Length: 3.1 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Small meaty foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe with caution ~ may eat small shrimp

Six Line Wrasses

Pseudocheilinus hexataenia


Max Length: 3 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Varied diet


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe 

Other Wrasse

Bird Mouth Wrasse

Gomphosus varius (male) & inset G. caeruleus (female)


Max Length: 11 inch


Range: Indo-Pacific


Feeding: Meaty foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Reef safe with caution ~ will eat small fish and inverts.

Dragon Wrasse

Novaculichthys taeniourus


Max Length: 11.8 inch


Range: Indo - Pacific


Feeding: Meaty foods such as crustacea and fish


Aquarium Compatibility:  Fish System Only

Slingjaw Wrasse

Epibulus insidiator


Max Length: 21 inch


Range: Pacific


Feeding: Meaty Foods


Aquarium Compatibility: Fish System Only

Parrotfish

Quoyi Wrasse

Name Quoyi Wrasse

Scientific Name Scarus quoyi

Min Aquaria Volume 500L

Max Size 25cm  10''

Aquarium Compatability Reef -With Caution

Temprement Mostly Peaceful

Diet Ominvore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo- Pacific

Notes One of the few 'Reef Safe' Parrotfish

 

Possum Wrasse

Pygmy Possum Wrasse

Name Pygmy, Tanakas Possum Wrasse

Scientific Name Wetmorella tanaka

Min Aquaria Volume 40L

Max Size 5cm  2''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indonesia

Notes  

White Banded Possum wrasse

Name White Banded, White Barred Possum Wrasse

Scientific Name Wetmorella albofasciata

Min Aquaria Volume 40L

Max Size 6cm  2.4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes  

Yellow Banded Possum Wrasse

Name Yellow Banded, Black Spot Possum Wrasse

Scientific Name Wetmorella nigropinnata

Min Aquaria Volume 40L

Max Size 8cm  3.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Easy

Origin Indo - Pacific

Tamarin Wrasse

Black Tail Tamarin Wrasse

Name Black Tail, White Dashed Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses lineatus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

Blue Spotted Tamarin Wrasse

Name Blue Spotted, Blue Spot Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses caeruleopunctatus

Min Aquaria Volume 700L

Max Size 42cm  16.5''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

 

Feminus Tamarin Wrasse

Name Femininus, Feminine, Blue Striped Orange Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses femininus

Min Aquaria Volume 400L

Max Size 24cm  9.4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Pacific Ocean

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms. An Expensive Species

 

Geographic Tamarin Wrasse

Name Geographic Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses geographicus

Min Aquaria Volume 500L

Max Size 31cm  12''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate 

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

Lennard's Tamarin Wrasse

Name Lennards, Blue and Yellow Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses lennardi

Min Aquaria Volume 400L

Max Size 28cm  11''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Australia

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms. A Extremely Rare and Expensive Species.

 

New Guinea Tamarin Wrasse

Name New Guinea, Blackbacked, Black and White Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses neoguinaicus

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 15cm  5.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Western Pacific

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

Red Tail Tamarin Wrasse

Name Red Tail, Psychedelic Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses chrysocephalus

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 17cm  6.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Hawaiian Islands

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms. Should be kept in small groups.

 

Twistii Tamarin Wrasse

Name Twistii, Yellow Breast, Twister Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses twistii

Min Aquaria Volume 700L

Max Size 18cm  7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Red Sea - Indian Ocean

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

White Spot Tamarin Wrasss

Name White Spot, White Spotted Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses melanurus

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 12cm  4.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate - Difficult 

Origin Pacific Ocean

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

 

Yellow Tail Tamarin Wrasse

Name Yellow Tail Tamarin Wrasse

Scientific Name Anampses meleagrides

Min Aquaria Volume 400L

Max Size 22cm  8.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution

Temperament Peaceful

Diet Carnivore 

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes May nip at Clam mantles and feather duster worms.

Tuskfish

Blackspot Tuskfish

Name Blackspot Tuskfish

Scientific Name Choerodon schoenleinii

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 100cm  39.4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution 

Temperament Peaceful - Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes A reef safe species that will not harm coral but may take any small crustacea or tiny fish. A Large Species that requires Open swimming space.

Blue Tuskfish

Name Blue Tuskfish

Scientific Name Choerodon cyanodus

Min Aquaria Volume 900L

Max Size 70cm  27.6''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution 

Temperament Peaceful - Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes A reef safe species that will not harm coral but may take any small crustacea or tiny fish.

Harlequin Tuskfish

Name Harlequin Tuskfish

Scientific Name Choerodon fasciatus

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 30cm  11.2''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution 

Temperament Peaceful - Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indonesia - Australia

Notes A reef safe species that will not harm coral but may take any small crustacea or tiny fish. Brighlty coloured specimen are found in australian waters.

Orange Cheek Tuskfish

Name Orange Cheek, Yellow Cheek, Anchor Tuskfish

Scientific Name Choerodon anchorago

Min Aquaria Volume 500L

Max Size 38cm  14.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef Safe - with caution 

Temperament Peaceful - Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo - Pacific

Notes A reef safe species that will not harm coral but may take any small crustacea or tiny fish. 

 

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