FAMILY - Cyprinodontiformes SCIENTIFIC NAME - Cypho Purpurescens COMMON NAME - Oblique lined Dottyback SIZE - 2.9" (7.5 cm) RANGE - Western Pacific MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 20 US Gal. (76 L) FOODS AND FEEDING - Meaty foods, varied diet, marine fish, crustacean flesh, mysid shrimp, frozen preparations for carnivores. Feed Daily. AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 10 REEF COMPATIBILITY - Safe with corals, will eat small tubeworms and ornamental shrimps. CAPTIVE CARE - Has an aggressive disposition, will attack smaller docile fishes. Can be housed with Demoiselles, Larger wrasses, shrimp gobies if in a spacious reef aquarium that has many hiding places in the live rock. May be lethal to small fishes in a bare or confined tank. Do not keep with other red similar shaped fish, do not keep with other dottybacks. If tank is a 100 US Gal. (379 L) or larger can be kept in pairs or small groups (1 male and two females) provided plenty of hiding places are provided.