Fish Database

Banded Longfin

Scientific Name: Belonepterygion fasciolatum

Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Formula I & II, Meaty Foods
Max Size:
Minimum Tank Size: 55gal
Relative Care: Easy
Photo Courtesy of Blue Zoo Aquatics

Sometimes you will see this fish being sold as a dottyback, other times as a soapfish. Unlike some of the other dottybacks its somewhat shy and will hide under rocks. It’s a very aggressive eater and will attack invertebrates and small fish.

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