Fishers Angelfish

Species information for the Fishers Angelfish, in the Angels category.

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Centropyge Fisheri

    COMMON NAME - Fishers Angelfish

    SIZE - 2.4" (6 cm)

    RANGE - Hawaiian Islands and Johnston Atoll

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 20 US Gal. (76 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied diet, spirulina and Marine algae, mysid shrimp and other high quality marine meaty fare finely chopped.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 8

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - May nip large polyped stony corals and clam mantles. May eat some soft coral polyps and nip at zoanthids.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Well suited for the community tank. Feeds heavily on diatoms. Can be aggressive to docile tankmates in smaller tanks.

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