Scribbled Angelfish
Scribbled Angelfish – Chaetodontoplus duboulayi

Scribbled Angelfish – Chaetodontoplus duboulayi

Species Name: Chaetodontoplus duboulayi


Common Names: Scribbled Angelfish

Family: Pomacanthidae

Order: Perciformes (perch-likes)

Class: Acinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)

Max.Size: 9.8 inches / 25cm

Environment: Reef, Depth: to 20m

Origin: Australia and Papua New Guinea


Temperament: Semi Aggressive

Company: No overly aggressive species while acclimating, can be come boisterous once established

Aquarium Setup: Minimum 125gal tank with Live Rock, lots of open swimming space and plenty of hiding spots.  If keeping with corals only SPS should be kept. Will eat some Soft corals and will nip at Clam Mantles, Zoanthds, and LPS.

Food: Feeds on filamentous algae and diatoms and sponges. Meaty foods should also be offered.

Breeding: Not captive bred. Forms pairs and small groups in the wild.

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