Margined Butterflyfish


Scientific Name: Chelmon marginalis

Fish Care

Fish Diet: Formula I & II, Flake, Mysis shrimp
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Reef Safe: With Caution
Minimum Tank Size: 75gal
Max Size:
Relative Care: Hard


The Margined Butterflyfish is similar to the Copperband but a little more hardy, though it still can be a tough fish to keep. It is reef safe but may pick at corals and clams so you need to be careful; it should have peaceful tank mates.