Fish Guide

Colini Angelfish   (Centropyge colini)
Family: Pomacanthidae (Angelfishes)
Natural Range: Indian Ocean, Indo-Pacific Region, Western Pacific Ocean
Depth: 56 to 246 ft.   Size: 3.5 in.   Jumps: No   Space: 30+ gal.
Reef Safe: Caution   Care Level: Difficult   Temperament: Peaceful
Diet: Microalgae and detritus
Natural History: The Colini Angelfish is found on deep reef slopes in and around caves or large recesses. It is often observes swimming upside down among corals in caves. It is observed singly or in groups, sometimes sharing its hiding places with Multbarred Angelfish and Regal Angelfish.
Husbandry: The Colini Angelfish is best acclimated to a peaceful dimly-lit aquarium. It's aquarium should be in a low-traffic area and numerous hiding places, including a cave, should be provided. It may nip at zoanthids or other soft corals in captivity.


AKA: Colin's Angelfish

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