The Orange spot rabbit fish has great a personality and is a voraciousalgae eater. OCCASIONALLY has been noted to nip LPS so is considered REEF CAUTIONARY
YELLOW BLOTCH RABBITFISH Siganus gutattus
Species: Siganus gutattus
Common: Orangespot Rabbitfish
Category: Reef CAUTIONARY
APROX Purchase Size:
SMALL = 2 - 3 inches
MEDIUM = 3.01 - 4 inches
LARGE = 4.01 - 5 inches
X LARGE = 5.01 inches +
REEF SAFE : CAUTIONARY
SPECIAL NOTE: Siganus doliatus is easy to keep, they readily accept frozen mysis and brine, flake food, and small pellet. THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST ALGAE EATING FISH WE HAVE EVER HAD
Natural Ecology: Siganus doliatus are found exploring the reefs of Indonesia and Indo Pacific (Fiji) is one of the most often collection points, this fish grazes multiple types of algae. They are known to be passive towards Tangs, however, when housing multiple rabbittfish aggression may occure in smaller aquariums
Aquarium Size : 75 GALLON MINIMUM
Feeding: Plankton, blended Mysis shrimp, baby brine shrimp, pellet (occassionaly) and flake.
Aggression: NON Aggresive; This species is often very passive towards Tangs and other more aggressive species.