The Japanese Swallow Angelfish is also called the Japanese Swallowtail Angelfish. The Japanese Swallow is safe to keep in the reef aquarium. Males are marked with blue and silver coloring, while females have yellow markings along their top, with blue fins. Japanese Swallows are omnivores, and should be fed a variety of algae, shrimp, diatoms, and spiraling for best possible health. Japanese Swallows are peaceful and can be kept with other fish of the same size and temperament. The Japanese Swallow grows to 7 inches and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 70 gallons to provide enough room for this fish.
Origin: Western Pacific
Size: 7 Inches at full length
Feeding: Omnivore, should be fed a steady diet of mysis shrimp and meaty foods, along with algae wafers.
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in the reef aquarium
Minimum Tank Size: 70 Gallons
Compatibility: Can be kept in a peaceful community aquarium.