Yellowfin Angelfish

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

  1. FAMILY - Pomacanthidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Centropyge Flavipectorallis

    COMMON NAME - Yellowfin Angelfish

    SIZE - 3.9" (10 cm)

    RANGE - Sri Lanka, Maldive Islands, and Andaman Sea

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 30 US Gal. (114 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Microalgae, Spirulina foods and marine algae preparations, possibly encrusting invertebrates.


    REEF COMPATIBILITY - With caution. Not recommended as enough is not known on the feeding habits of this particular fish.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Hardy, provide plenty of hiding places, A good growth of algae is a plus for grazing, only one per tank.

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