Crosshatch Triggerfish (Aggressive)
Crosshatch Triggerfish, also known as the Blue Cheekline Triggerfish, has a very interesting pattern to its coloration. The body of this Trigger is yellow in color with many dark lines creating a crosshatch pattern. The face of this fish has very distinct blue lines running from the mouth to the back of the gill plate. The fins of the Crosshatch Trigger are a beautiful blue color with yellow borders, and the tail is red.
- Scientific Name: Xanthichthys mento
- Family: Balistidae
- Max Size: 11"
- Diet: squid, krill, clams, small fish and hard shelled shrimp
- Required Tank Size: 125+ gallons
- Approximate Size: Medium: 5'' to 7'' LG 7 to 11' inches