Fish Types

Fish Types

Candy Basslet


Scientific Name: Liopropoma carmabi

Fish Care

Fish Diet: Omnivore
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Reef Safe: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 20 Gallon
Max Size:
Relative Care: Easy


The Candy Basslet is one of the most brightly and beautifully colored fish. With a max size of about 2.5 inches and peaceful demeanor, these fish represent one of the most highly sought after reef fish. They are not easily collected so they command a high price. If you are lucky enough to own one of these specimens you will find quickly that they are hardy and have a lot of personality. They like hiding places and will swim within rock work and caves. They have been known to spawn regularly in an aquarium environment.

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