McCulloch‘s Dottyback (Cypho purpurascens)
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1.02 - 1.025
8.1 - 8.4
This animal is available captive bred
- McCulloch's Dottyback, Oblique-lined Dottyback
- Reefs in the coral sea
- The males have an elongated, bright red body with purple accents on both the fins, and the edge of its scales. The females also have an elongated body, but their coloration ranges from purple within the head area, to red, and yellow towards the tail.
- Semi-aggressive; could be tyrants to conspecifics; one pair per tank unless tank is very large
- Carnivorous, will ignore invertebrates, and can be possible bristleworm control
- Feed several times a day.
- Reef tank
- Be careful of tankmates selected as they might be bullied
- Is red, with blue edging for males, purple with yellow tail in females
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