Also known as a Two-Spined or Dusky Angelfish, it is found in the Indian and Pacific Oceans and very common in The Great Barrier Reef. This is a popular fish because of it's hardiness, low cost and bright colors. It's a bright purplish-blue with orange and yellow highlights.
Size: 2" to 3"
Tank: min. 30 gallon
Temperament: Semi-Aggressive. The larger the tank, the less likely this fish will aggravate invertebrates of smaller fish.
Food: (Omnivore) Spirulina, marine algae, mysid and frozen shrimp, high-quality angelfish preparations, and other quality meaty foods. Feed 2 to 3 times a day.
Compatibility: Not a good reef dweller as will nip at sessile invertebrates: soft and spiny coral and clam mantles.