African Flameback Angel

Fish Type: Pygmy Angel

Scientific Name: Centropyge acanthops


Aggressiveness: Caution Needed
Diet: Spirulina, marine algae, high-quality angelfish preparations, mysis or frozen shrimp, and other meaty foods.
Max Size:
Minimum Tank Size: 55 gal
Relative Care: Medium
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Image courtesy of Unique Corals/Manhattan Aquariums. Also known as the African Pygmy Angelfish or Orangeback Angelfish.

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