Brazilian, Caribbean Flameback Angelfish

Species information for the Brazilian, Caribbean Flameback Angelfish, in the Angels category.

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Centropyge Aurantonotus

    COMMON NAME - Brazilian Flameback Angelfish, Caribbean Flameback Angelfish

    SIZE - 2.3" (6 cm)

    RANGE - Lesser Antilles and Curacao to Brazil

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 30 US Gal. (114 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Similar to Cherub angelfish.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 8

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Possibly less of a threat to stony and soft corals than some of the relatives, however, caution is advised for a reef tank.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Similar to Cherub angelfish.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 19, 2013
    jhnrb, Nov 13, 2008
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