Saddle Wrasse

Species information for the Saddle Wrasse, in the Wrasses category.

  1. FAMILY - Labridae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Thalassoma duperrey

    COMMON NAME – Saddle Wrasse

    SIZE – 11 in (30 cm)

    RANGE - Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE- 150 gal (568 L)

    CARE LEVEL - Intermediate

    TEMPERAMENT – Semi-aggressive

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Should be fed a variety of high quality marine meaty foods. Will also eat other crustaceans and some invertebrates.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY -

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - No

    CAPTIVE CARE - This is a semi-aggressive fish and should be kept with fish of similar temperament. Wrasses are known jumpers so the aquarium top should be covered.

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