Copper-banded butterflyfish need exceptionally clean water conditions. In a well maintained tank they will thrive in reef and live rock environments.
Should not be kept with other butterflies or with aggressive fish. This is a shy and timid fish.
- Scientific Name: Chelmon rostratus
- Max Size: 8 inches
- Diet: anemones, tiny shrimp, fish fry, and worms, and sometimes clams
- Shipping Size: Approx. 3 inches