Radiant or Iridis Wrasse


Fish Type: Reef Safe


Scientific Name: Halichoeres iridis


Species:

Color: red, yellow
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Carnivore
Max Size: 4"
Minimum Tank Size: 40 gal
Relative Care: Intermediate
Photo Courtesy of Among the Reef

The Radiant or Iridis Wrasse comes from Africa and doesn’t show up very often. It’s a very tough fish to keep as it doesn’t usually eat and eventually starves to death. Needs sand to drive into and also a tight cover as and it will jump.

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