Pyramid Butterfly


Fish Type: Butterfly


Scientific Name: Hemitaurichthys polylepis


Species:

Color: white, yellow, black
Aggressiveness: Non-Aggressive
Diet: Omnivore
Max Size: 7"
Minimum Tank Size: 75 gal
Relative Care: Intermediate
Photo Courtesy of Pieces of the Ocean

This species is generally considered reef-safe due to their planktivorous diet. They should leave your corals alone while feeding from the water column. This also means that they are fairly easy to feed since they are already familiar with eating food floating by them in the water

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