Fish Guide

Black Cap Damsel   (Chrysiptera rollandi)
Family: Pomacentridae (Damselfish)
Natural Range: West Pacific Ocean
Depth: 7 to 114 ft.   Size: 2.5 in.   Jumps: Maybe   Space: 20+ gal.
Reef Safe: Yes   Care Level: Easy   Temperament: Peaceful
Diet: Zooplankton
Natural History: The Black Cap Damsel is found individually or in small groups in lagoons and on reef slopes over stony coral. It is generally observed singly or in small groups close to the bottom feeding on zooplankton.
Husbandry: The Black Cap Damsel is a good aquarium fish. It may be harassed by other damsels (pomacentrids) and dottybacks. A male-female pair can be housed in a large tank. It does best with numerous hiding places in a community tank.

AKA: Rolland's Demoiselle

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