Manyspined Angelfish

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

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Centropyge Multispinis

    COMMON NAME - Manyspined Angelfish

    SIZE - 5.1" (13 cm)

    RANGE - East Africa to Thailand, north to Sri Lanka

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 30 US Gal. (114 L) Temp - 72 - 81 F (22 - 27 C)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied diet, plant material containing Spirulina, steamed broccoli, spinach, dried seaweed (seaweed select or other), Mysis shrimp, frozent angel, butterfly fish formula.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 8

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Will nip hard corals and clam mantles.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Plenty of hiding places, good crop of algae, only one to tanks up to 75 US Gal (284 L), one male only per tank, last fish added, and tank mates a bit larger than the angel fish to help the aggression.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 14, 2013
    jhnrb, Nov 16, 2008
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