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Cuban Hogfish 12cm

Cuban Hogfish 12cm

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£119.50 Stock : 1 Product Code: Bodianus pulchellus Our Ref No : 4421
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Cuban Hogfish (Bodianus pulchellus)
AKA Spotfin Hogfish

Maximum size:
28cm rarely seen above 20cm

Suggested minimum aquarium size when adult:
250 litres

Difficulty:
Easy

Feeding:
Will eat frozen Plankton, Mysis, Spirulina enriched Brineshrimp, larger specimens will relish live Rivershrimp and whole cockle. Will usually take dry foods too.

Reef safe:
Will eat snails, crustaceans, urchins, molluscs etc. Maybe ok with soft corals and large Anemones

Compatibility:
Usually peaceful with similarly sized fish, this is a good fish for the fish only aquarium or that containing other boisterous fish. Don't keep with other Hogfish

Other information.
One of the less readily available Hogfish in the aquarium hobby. In the wild they can hybridize with the Spanish Hogfish.

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This is a library photo of a 12cm Cuban Hogfish taken at The WaterZoo, exact appearance may differ due to natural variations and lighting conditions.