The Square Anthias is also known as the Squareback Anthias, or the Squarespot. The Square Anthias is normally found in the Coral Sea, Fiji, and also the Indo-Pacific Region. Square Anthias females are generally yellow in color, while the males are typically colored with pink and purple coloring. Anthias normally do the best with a low lighting setting in the aquarium, to mimic their natural habitat. The Anthias Square grows to around 4 inches and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 125 gallons.
Origin: Coral Sea, Fiji, Indo-Pacific
Size: 4 Inches at maximum size
Feeding: Carnivore, should be fed a variety of frozen and live brine shrimp, and feeder fish
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium
Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons
Care: Moderate, mid range care level
Compatibility: Can be kept with fish of the same temperament, or in groups of its own species.