|See Talk:Centropyge aurantonotus for individual experiences with this species, Centropyge aurantonotus. Feel free to add your own personal experiences.|
This page that you have visited here is a stub of the RTAW Reefpedia. That means that this page has been generated, but it is yet to contain the relevant information required. So it requires some work on content within it before it is completed.
If you would like to volunteer to help out, please see Help:Contents
- Flameback Angel
Bright orange head and back, with a dark blue body and dark blue caudal fin.
C. acanthops (which has a yellow caudal fin).
About 6 cm.
Anything that lives in sybiosis, parasitic or opportunistically with it.
Notes about what they do, how they interact with others, different species etc.
The size of tank suitable for it, including reasoning behind this judgement.
Type and amount of water flow suitable for it.
How much lighting is required for it.
Natural diet consists of mainly filamentous and micro algae, detritus material and small benthic fauna. Open structure rockwork will provide algae growth and shelter. Once eating will accept dry, frozen and live foods. Live and frozen enriched brine shrimp are good starter foods for difficult feeders. When eating a greater variety of foods should be offered including finely chopped prawn, fish meat, oyster, spirulina, astaxanthin, quality pellet, flake and freeze dried foods. See also DIY foods.
How quickly it will grow under various conditions.
Things that adversely effect it, such as bacterial infections, parasites etc.
Addition things / items that are important for care in captivity.
Does it have any fish that it should not be housed with?
Does it have coral that it is not compatible with?
Is it compatible with other invertebrates such as molluscs, crustaceans and echinoderms?
How it reproduces, how suitable it is to breeding or captive propagation, techniques on how to etc.
Some additional notes on it that don't fit in the above sections.
- Centropyge aurantonotus - FishBase
- The Pygmy Angelfishes by James Fatherree - Reefkeeping Magazine
- What a Darling Little Angel: The Genus Centropyge by Henry Schultz - Reefkeeping Magazine
- (Allen 1981): Allen, G.R., Butterfly and angelfishes of the world: volume 1 australia : a complete survey of the species of Australia and New Guinea, Mergus: Sydney, 1981.