Darwin’s Glow Fairy Wrasse


Fish Type: Reef SafeWrasse


Scientific Name: Cirrhilabrus sp.


Species: Labridae

Color: Blue, Orange, Red, White
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Carnivore
Max Size: 5"
Minimum Tank Size: 90 gal
Relative Care: Easy
Photo Courtesy of Live Aquaria


The Darwin’s Fairy Wrasse will thrive in either a fish-only or reef aquarium of 50 gallons or larger. It needs a shaded area away from the bright lights. They will not bother corals or invertebrates, making them an ideal fish for the reef aquarium. These wrasse like to jump, so a tight-fitting canopy is recommended.

The Darwin’s Glow Fairy Wrasse diet should include vitamin enriched frozen mysis shrimp, vitamin enriched frozen brine shrimp, and other meaty foods along with a high-quality marine flake and marine pellet food.

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