Fish Types

Fish Types

Red Back Butterfly


Scientific Name: Chaetodon paucifascia

Fish Care

Fish Diet: Formula I & II, Flake, Mysis
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Reef Safe: No
Minimum Tank Size: 120gal
Max Size:
Relative Care: Medium


The Red Back comes from the Red Sea. It’s similar to the Pearlscale but much hardier. It isn’t reef safe but does well in FO or FOWLR tanks; needs peaceful tank mates.

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