Yellow Goatfish are originally from the waters of the Pacific Ocean around Fiji and also the Indian Ocean. Yellow Goatfish grow to around a foot and half and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 125 gallons in size to provide plenty of living and swimming room for these fish. Yellow Goatfish are carnivores and should be fed a steady diet of feeder fish and other meaty preparations at least 4 times a day for best health. Yellow Goatfish require a lot of care and are only recommended for the advanced aquarium owner.
Origin: Indo-Pacific Ocean and Fiji
Size: Grows to 1 foot 6 inches at full maturity.
Feeding: Carnivore, should be fed plenty of meaty foods and preparations at least 4 times a day.
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium with caution.
Minimum Tank Size: 125 gallons
Behavior: is a very peaceful fish.
Compatibility: Can be kept in the aquarium with other fish around the same size and temperament.