Sunrise Dottyback (Pseudochromis flavivertex) , Captive-Bred Proaquatix

  • Species: Pseudochromis flavivertex

    Common: Sunrise Dottyback , Captive-Bred Proaquatix®

    Category: Reef Safe Marine fish

    Size: ~1.5 inches


    SPECIAL NOTE: Dottybacks can show signs of aggression to snails, shrimp, and other crustaceans

    Natural Ecology: Pseudochromis flavivertex is a carnivore of worms and other small invertebrates. This species is often found in groups.


    Aquarium Size : SUGGESTED 30 Gallons and Above


    ORIGIN: Captive Bred


    Feeding: Proaquatix specimens have been weaned to take aquarium pellets and flakes. Freshly frozen invertebrates such as ocean plankton, Mysis shrimp, brine shrimp, and chopped squid.


    Aggression: Semi Aggresive; This species is one of the least aggressive species in the genus.