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Candy Hogfish 8cm

Candy Hogfish 8cm

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£39.75 Stock : 1 Product Code: Bodianus bimaculatus Our Ref No : 4837
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Candy Hogfish (Bodianus bimaculatus)
AKA Twospot Hogfish

Maximum size:
10cm

Suggested minimum aquarium size when adult:
100 litres

Difficulty:
Easy

Feeding:
Will eat frozen Plankton, Mysis, Spirulina enriched Brineshrimp. Will usually take dry foods once settled.

Reef safe:
Good reef aquarium fish, adults may be a threat to very small crabs and shrimps e.g. Sexy Shrimps

Compatibility:
Usually peaceful with similarly sized fish, does not tolerate aggression well, especially when small.
Adults may bother other Wrasse, Dwarf Parrots etc. especially in kept in smaller aquariums.

Other information.
One of the most peaceful and smallest Hogfish, good choice for the smaller reef aquarium. This species often jumps, so a cover is recommended. Prefers aquariums with live rock that is can weave in and out of.

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This is a library photo of a 8cm Candy Hogfish taken at The WaterZoo, exact appearance may differ due to natural variations and lighting conditions.