FAMILY - Serranidae SCIENTIFIC NAME - Pseudanthias Pascalus COMMON NAME - Purple Queen Anthias (Amethyst Anthias, Sailfin Anthias) SIZE - 6.7" (17 cm) RANGE - Western and South Pacific MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 55 US Gal. (208 L) FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied diet of marine frozen preparations for zooplankton feeders, mysid shrimp, vitamin enriched brine shrimp. Feed at least 3 times a day AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 4 REEF COMPATIBILITY - Yes in deep water reef tank for best results. (25 - 29" deep min.) CAPTIVE CARE - May refuse to eat, subject to parasitic infections, one male and 5+ females with plenty of swimming room in upper levels of tank for best setup, various shelter sites a must, do not mix with aggressing tankmates, a plankton refugium to supply constant live foods to the main tank a plus, may loose coloration in absence of vitamin enriched foods, adding to a tank with established anthias may help acclimation and feeding response.