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Blue fin dwarf angel fish

Centropyge flavicauda

Quick Facts

Scientific name: Centropyge flavicauda
Size: 10cm in adult size
Life Span: 5 years
Reef Compatible: Yes with Caution
Aquarium Size: 120L +
Temperament: Blue fin angels are not overly aggressive for an angel, more than one can be added to larger aquariums, as long as they are added together

Group of fish: Dwarf Angel fish

MAX Total adult length: 10cm

Suggested minimum aquarium: 120 liter

Hardiness: Extremely Hardy

Food requirements: Variety is the spices of life. Spirulina algae are essential in their diet and regular small feedings

Introduction into a reef aquarium: Recommended

Reef compatibility with:

  • SPS corals Only rarely will they nip these
  • Hard corals Only rarely will they nip these
  • Soft corals Only rarely will they nip these

Aggression notes: Blue fin angel show aggression mostly towards smaller fish and other angels

Special requirements: Blue fin angels are hardy angels for smaller aquariums with live rock. Inexpensive regularly available dwarf angelfish