:  The Longfins
Taxonomy: Perciformes, Longfins  (Plesiopidae)
General Information: The longfins include about 30 species in 11 genera. Most are tropical Indo-Pacific species. They all have a lateral line separated into distinct portions, 9 to 15 dorsal fin spines with 3 anal fin spines, and eggs with long sticky filaments.
Diet: They feed on copepods and crustaceans.
Final Note: Most longfins are hardy aquarium fish - they are easy to feed and resistant to disease. Most species are not very aggressive and will cohabitate with other species well.

Examples at SeaScape Studio:
Betta-type Grouper
Blue Macneill's Assessor
Marine Betta
Yellow Assessor


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