Red Tail File fish come from the waters of the Western Pacific and the Indian Ocean. Red Tail File fish grow to around 3 inches at full length and should kept in an aquarium of at least 55 gallons in size to provide enough living room for this fish. Red Tail Fish are omnivores and should be fed a steady diet of meaty foods along with herbivore preparations. Red Tail File Fish can be a bit hard to care for and should only be kept by the experienced aquarium owner for best results.
Origin: Indian Ocean, West Pacific
Size: Grows to 3 inches at full maturity.
Feeding: Omnivore, should be fed plenty of meaty foods along with herbivore preparations.
Aquarium: Saltwater, Should not be kept in a reef aquarium.
Minimum Tank Size: 55Gallons
Compatibility: Should be kept with other fish around the same size and temperament.