Common Name: Flame Angelfish
Scientific Name: Centropyge loricula
The Flame angel is a Dwarf Angelfish reaching a maximum size of 4”. This species like many other Dwarf Angelfish, is semi-aggressive and with show more aggression towards members of its own genus. Flame Angelfish behave differently in the reef setting from one individual to the next, certain individuals will be more prone to bite coral than others. Many factors influence this such as diet, tank mates, even coral species and colour. They require a balanced diet of Spirulina, Algae, and meaty foods such as Mysis Shrimp.
Common Opinion: GOOD