Unlike Carpenters on land, when a Carpenter Wrasse flashes in an aquarium is quite proper and desirable. The little wrasse grows to three inches and will display its fins randomly in the aquarium in an attempt to attract a mate, whether there is one around or not.
Scientific Name: Paracheilinus carpenteri
Max Size: 3"
Diet: vitamin enriched frozen mysis shrimp, vitamin enriched frozen brine shrimp, and other meaty foods along with a high quality marine flake and marine pellet food.
Require 55+ gallon tank