Redbelted Anthias

Species information for the Redbelted Anthias, in the Anthias category.

  1. FAMILY - Serranidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME -Pseudanthias Rubrizonatus

    COMMON NAME - Redbelted Anthias (Redgirdled Anthias, redbar Anthias)

    SIZE - 3.9" (10 cm)

    RANGE - Indo West Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 55 US Gal. ( 208 L)

    FOOD AND FEEDING - Marine meaty foods for zooplankton feeders, mysid shrimp, vitamin enriched brine shrimp, frozen marine fare. Feed 3-4 times a day

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY- 8

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Yes

    CAPTIVE CARE - May retain bright color in low lighting, aggressive towards other anthias and peaceful zooplankton feeders, unless tank is extra large keep only one. A group should consist of one male and eight or more females (fairy or flasher wrasses). Does best in deep water reef tanks

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 13, 2013
    jhnrb, Nov 25, 2008
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