Gumdrop Coral Croucher


Scientific Name: Caracanthus madagascariensis
Family: Caracanthidae
Color: pink, red

Fish Care

Fish Diet: Carnivore, live shrimp, live Artemia, frozen mysis
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Reef Safe: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 10
Max Size: 2"
Relative Care: Easy


The Gumdrop Coral Croucher is a tiny scorpionfish perfect for nano tanks. They are peaceful and only the smallest shrimp are at risk of consumption. They may prefer live foods at first, but may eat frozen mysis shrimp after frozen food training. The dorsal spines are venomous, so use caution when handling.