Clown Fairy Wrasse (Cirrhilabrus solorensis)
Family: Labridae (Hogfish, Wrasses)
Natural Range: Indian and Pacific Oceans
Depth: 10 to 66 ft. Size: 5 in. Jumps: Yes Space: 55+ gal.
Reef Safe: Yes Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful
Natural History: Clown Fairy Wrasses are found in lagoons and on reef slopes over rock, coral, or rubble. They generally occur in small to large groups, often mixed with other Cirrhilabrus wrasses.
Husbandry: The Clown Fairy Wrasse is hardy and more aggressive than other Cirrhilabrus wrasses. Either a single specimen or one male with 4 or more females will avoid intraspecific aggression.
AKA: Red Head Fairy Wrasse, Solar Fairy Wrasse, Redeyed Fairy Wrasse, Tricolor Fairy Wrasse
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