Yellow & Purple Wrasse


Fish Type: Reef Safe


Scientific Name: Halichoeres leucoxanthus


Species:

Color:
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Carvnivore
Max Size:
Minimum Tank Size: 50 gallons
Relative Care: Medium
Photo Courtesy of Live Aquaria

In terms of coloration, the top half of a juvenile is yellow and the bottom half is white or light purple. As the fish matures, the yellow turns to a light pink. It also has 3 black eye spots on the top of its body and one on the tail.

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