Lemonpeel Angelfish

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

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Centropyge Flavissima

    COMMON NAME - Lemonpeel Angelfish

    SIZE - 5.5" (14 cm)

    RANGE - Indo - Pacific

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

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied diet. Spirulina and marine algae, mysid shrimp, high quality marine meaty foods. Feed at least 2 times and day.


    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Expect nipping of large polyped stony corals and clam mantles. May eat some soft coral polyps and nip at zoanithids.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Can be aggressive once established, needs rock work or lots of microalgae. Only one to a tank recommended.

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