Coral Beauty

Species information for the Coral Beauty, in the Angels category.

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Centropyge Bispinosus

    COMMON NAME - Coral Beauty (Twospined Angelfish, Dusky Angelfish)

    SIZE - 3.9" (10 CM)

    RANGE - Indo Pacific

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

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied diet, spirulina and marine algae, mysid shrimp and other high quality marine meaty fare. Feed at least 2 times a day.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 8

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Occasionally will nip at large polyped stony corals and clam mantles.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Typically not aggressive, individuals may assert dominance in smaller aquariums once established, live rock for constant grazing is a plus.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 19, 2013
    jhnrb, Nov 15, 2008
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