Yellowtail Demoiselle

Species information for the Yellowtail Demoiselle, in the Damsels category.

  1. FAMILY - Pomacentridae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Neopomacentrus Azysron

    COMMON NAME - Yellowtail Demoiselle

    SIZE - 3.1" ( 8 cm)

    RANGE - Indo West Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 20 US Gal. (76 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied marine fare, frozen, live, flake for carnivores, omnivores, herbivores. Feed min. 2 times a day.



    CAPTIVE CARE - Not as aggressive as many of its relatives, easily acclimates to captivity, will accept most foods offered, can be kept in small groups if introduced at the same time, some smaller docile species may be subject of harassment in smaller tanks. May be harassed by other damsels and more aggressive tankmates, provide plenty of hiding places so the fish can retire if harassed by tankmates.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Jan 21, 2014
    jhnrb, Feb 23, 2009