Yellowstreaked Fairy Wrasse

Species information for the Yellowstreaked Fairy Wrasse, in the Wrasses category.

  1. FAMILY - Labridae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Cirrhilabrus luteovittatus

    COMMON NAME – Yellowstreaked, Yellowband Wrasse

    SIZE – 5.5 in (14 cm)

    RANGE - Marshall Islands

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 90 gal (341 L)

    CARE LEVEL - Intermediate

    TEMPERAMENT – Semi-Aggressive

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Should be fed a variety of high quality marine meaty foods.



    CAPTIVE CARE – This is a semi-aggressive fish and should be kept with other semi-aggressive fish. If the aquarium is large enough, it can be kept with other wrasses. The Yellowstreaked Fairy Wrasse prefers an aquarium that isn’t brightly lit. Wrasses are known jumpers so the aquarium top should be covered.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Jun 27, 2014
    jhnrb, Aug 7, 2009