French Angelfish (SEMI-AGGRESSIVE)
French Angelfish is one of the more popular angelfish varieties. The face is a pale, dusky-blue with eyes rimmed in yellow and white. The body is a dark, dusky-blue with yellow scale margins giving the French Angelfish a dappled appearance. A yellow smudge highlights the pectoral fin while the gill cover has a yellow rim.These are not good candidates for a reef tank. they have a tendency to nip on corals and clam mantles. They also dominate tanks.
- Scientific name: Pomacanthus paru
- Max Size: 15 inches
- Required Tank Size: 250+ gallon
- Diet: Spirulina, marine algae, occasional high-quality angelfish preparations with added sponge matter, and mysis or frozen shrimp. It should be fed at least three times daily.
- Approximate Size: sm 1-2inche;md 2 1/2-4;lg 4-5inches