June 4, 2020

Copperband Butterfly

This fish can be difficult to feed. The diet of the Copperband Butterflyfish should consist of preparations containing various meaty foods. Finely chopped clams, shrimp, squid, mysis, brine, and krill should all be offered, as well as plenty of algae based products. 

Maximum Length: 8 in.
Care Level: Difficult
Family: Chaetodontidae
Reef Compatibility: Add with caution
Minimum Aquarium Size: 75 gallons.
Range: Western Pacific: Fiji, Japan, Australia
Diet: Omnivore- Meaty fare, & algae.
Water Conditions: 74-80 F; sg 1.020-1.025; pH 8.1-8.4