Eibli Angelfish

Other Eibli Angelfish Names: Eibli's Angelfish, Red Stripe Angelfish, Blacktail Angelfish

Eibli Angelfish Scientific Name: Centropyge eibli

Alternate Scientific Name:

Eibli Angelfish (Centropyge eibli)
Eibli Angelfish Ease of Care: 6/10
Eibli Angelfish Reef Safety: Low Risk
Low Risk
Temperature Range: 75°F-82°F
pH Range: 8.1-8.4
Salinity Range: 1.02-1.027
Group: Angel Fish (Angel Fishes)

Family: Pomacanthidae

Distribution: Various reefs throughout the eastern Indian Ocean

Eibli Angelfish Adult Size: 4 inches (cm)

Eibli Angelfish Minimum Tank Size: 40 gallons

Eibli Angelfish Temperament: Generally Peaceful, but will likely attack other angel fish.

Eibli Angelfish Diet & Nutrition: Omnivorous - A varied diet is key to the health and longevity of the Eibli's Angelfish. Diet should include flake foods, pellet foods, frozen omnivourous foods, sheets of nori and mysis shrimp.

Eibli Angelfish Description: The Eibli's Angelfish is one of the more reef safe angel fishes. With that being said, it is still an angelfish and may nip at corals and sessile invertebrates. For this reason we have classified the Eibli's Angelsfish as Low Risk for reef safety. If you decide to add an Eibli's Angelfish to your reef tank, check often for nipped corals. Typically if this fish is fed well it will be a model citizen.

The Eibli's Angelfish has a light gray body with a black tail. Often the tips of the fins will be a vibrant blue color. The Eibli's Angelfish also has vertical orange stripes on it's sides and a yellow or orange color to it's pelvic fins.

Tank Mate Compatibility: The Eibli's Angelfish is typically a good community fish. Do not place with more aggressive fishes.

Eibli Angelfish Breeding & Spawning: No known way to breed in home aquariums.

Determining Eibli Angelfish Sex: No known way to determine visually.

Aquarium Region: All over.

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