January 19, 2018

Yellow Boxfish

YellowBoxfish
In the wild this fish feeds mostly on small invertebrates. May nibble on corals. Should be offered clam, squid, krill was well as other meaty and vegetable items.


Maximum Length: 18 in.
Care Level: Difficult
Family: Ostraciidae
Reef Compatibility: Add with caution
Minimum Aquarium Size: 125 gal.
Range: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea, East Africa
Diet: Omnivore – Preparations of meaty and vegetable foods.
Water Conditions: 74-80 F; sg 1.020-1.025; pH 8.1-8.4