Blue Ring Angelfish

Species information for the Blue Ring Angelfish, in the Angels category.

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Pomacanthus Annularis

    COMMON NAME - Blue Ring Angelfish (Annularis Angelfish)

    SIZE - 11.8" (30 cm )

    RANGE - Indo West Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 100 US Gal. (379 L0

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Ample vegetable matter, meaty fare, special angelfish rations with marine sponges on occasion; Live foods (brine, mysid shrimp) may be needed as well as, finely chopped seafoods (squid, scallop, shrimp) to induce feeding. Feed at least 3 times a day

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 6

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Will nip at sessile invertebrates such as stony and soft corals and clam mantles.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Several suitable caves or hiding places are needed. Once acclimated it is an aggressive feeder and recognizes the aquarist as a source of food. May become a bully to other tankmates.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 14, 2013
    jhnrb, Nov 17, 2008
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