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This hardy fish species is a great choice for beginners or experienced aquarists alike. With its vibrant hues and stunning markings, the Red Tail Triggerfish is sure to add color and excitement to any aquarium. Furthermore, they are known to be peaceful and are compatible with most other tankmates. This species is a great addition to any home aquarium and is sure to show its unique personality with its entertaining behavior. Red Tail Triggerfish are known to be curious and active swimmers, always exploring their environment and rearranging the decorations in their aquarium. Furthermore, they are quite vocal and will produce a loud grunt when startled or threatened.
This species is best kept in a mature tank with plenty of hiding places, as they can be quite timid.
Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1-1/2″ to 2-1/2″; Medium: 2-1/2″ to 3-1/2″; Medium/Large: 3-1/2″ to 4-1/2″; Large 4-1/2″ – 6″