FAMILY - Labridae SCIENTIFIC NAME - Paracheilinus carpenteri COMMON NAME - Carpenters, Redfin Flashers Wrasse SIZE - 3 in (8 cm) RANGE - Africa, Indonesia MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 50 gal (189 L) CARE LEVEL - Easy TEMPERAMENT - Peaceful FOODS AND FEEDING - Should be fed a variety of high quality marine meaty foods. Vegetable mater should also be offered. AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - REEF COMPATIBILITY - Yes CAPTIVE CARE - This fish does best when its kept with other peaceful tankmates. It is can be kept signally, but when kept in a harem the male will perform a colorful and interesting courtship rituals. The females are more subdued in color and don’t have the large anal and dorsal fins. The females should be introduced first, and then add only one male per aquarium. They can be kept with other species of wrasses. Wrasses are known jumpers so the aquarium top should be covered.