Whip-Fin Fairy Wrasse (Cirrhilabrus tonozukai)
Family: Labridae (Hogfish, Wrasses)
Natural Range: Indo-Pacific Region
Depth: 33 to 132 ft. Size: 3 in. Jumps: Yes Space: 50+ gal.
Reef Safe: Yes Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful
Natural History: The Whip-fin Fairy Wrasse is generally found in groups of juveniles and females with a male on hard-bottom reef areas with strong current. The males often display for females or even other males.
Husbandry: Whip-fin Fairy Wrasses should not be put in a community tank with other planktivores such as dottybacks or anthias/pseudanthias. They are peaceful and may be picked on by other more aggressive fairy wrasses. They usually quickly acclimate and readily feed on nearly any aquarium fare.
AKA: Tono's Fairy Wrasse
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