Moorish Idol

Fish Type: Butterfly

Scientific Name: Zanclus canescens


Color: yellow, white, black
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Omnivore
Max Size: 8.6"
Minimum Tank Size: 120 gal
Relative Care: Experts Only
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Due to its highly specialized diet for sponges, this fish is better left for public aquariums, academic institutions, fish experts, or in the ocean.

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