Candy Stripe Hawkfish are originally from the Indian Ocean, more specifically the region of the Red Sea. Candy Stripe Hawkfish grow to around 7 inches at full length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 60 gallons in size to provide plenty of swimming and living room for these fish. Candy Stripe Hawkfish are carnivores and should be fed a steady diet of feeder fish, shrimp, krill, and other meaty preparations. Candy Stripe Hawkfish are easy to care for, but can be aggressive.
Origin: Indian Ocean, Red Sea
Size: Can grow up to 7 inches at full maturity
Feeding: Carnivore, should be fed plenty of meaty preparations for best health.
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium with a bit of caution.
Minimum Tank Size: 60 Gallons
Behavior: Semi Aggressive.
Compatibility: Can be kept with other larger fish, should not be placed with docile or smaller fish.