Punctato butterfly fish for sale are some of the most docile marine aquarium residents. Like most butterfly fish for sale, they require great water quality. The Punctato butterflyfish is orange and yellow which darkens as it fades from the top half of the body. Punctato butter fly fish for sale have a black patch around their eyes. Also, you will see a broad white stripe posterior to it. Lastly, they have two bold black stripes bordered with yellow. These reach from the top of the stripe down to their dorsal fin areas.
Punctato butterfly fish for sale are peaceful inhabitants
Punctato Butterflyfish are a peaceful fish that may reside in a 55 gallon or larger fish-only aquarium with other butterflyfish as well as other saltwater community fish for sale. It should not be kept in a reef tank since it will eat invertebrates and is deemed unsafe with corals.
When first acquired, if your Punctato butterfly for sale will not eat, it may be tempted with a small anemone. Once acclimated, it can be fed a varied diet of meaty foods, crustacean flesh, mysis shrimp, and frozen preparations several times daily.
Pearl Scale Butterfly fish diet
The Pearlscale Butterflyfish eats stony corals in the wild and is not recommended for the reef aquarium as it will nip at many corals and sessile invertebrates. A 55 gallon or larger aquarium is suitable for a pair introduced to the tank together, otherwise, is best kept singly with plenty of swimming room.
The Pearlscale Butterflyfish requires a varied diet including marine fish, crustacean flesh, brine shrimp, and frozen meaty preparations. Once acclimated to the aquarium, it requires feedings several times daily
Sizes of Pearlscale butterfly fish for sale: Small: 1-1/2″ to 2-1/4″ | Medium: 2-1/4″ to 3 ” | Large: 3″ to 4″
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