FAMILY - Labridea SCIENTIFIC NAME- Bodianus mesothorax COMMON NAME – Coral, Eclipse, Splitlevel, Mesothorax Hogfish SIZE– 10 in (25.5 cm) RANGE – Indo-Pacific MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 125 gal (473 L) CARE LEVEL - Intermediate TEMPERAMENT- Aggressive FOODS AND FEEDING - Should be fed a variety of high quality marine meaty foods. Will also eat other crustaceans. AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - REEF COMPATIBILITY - No CAPTIVE CARE - This is an aggressive fish and will do better with other larger aggressive fish as an adult. It will kill and harass smaller fish. As a juvenile it should be kept with more peaceful fish. As one of the worst tempered Hogfish, caution should be used around it.