Chiseltooth Wrasse (Pseudodax moluccanus)

From The Aquarium Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Chiseltooth Wrasse

Pseudodax moluccanus3453.jpg
Chiseltooth Wrasse

Pseudodax moluccanus

Moderate

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.0 - 8.4

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-10 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods

2-3 years

Family

Labridae



[[Category:]]


Additional names

Chiseltooth Wrasse

Additional scientific names

Odax moluccanus


Origin

Indo-Pacific: Red Sea to South Africa and to the Society, Marquesan and Tuamoto islands, north to southern Japan.

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

The Chiseltooth Wrasse diet should include vitamin enriched frozen mysis shrimp, vitamin enriched frozen brine shrimp, and other meaty foods along with a high quality marine flake and marine pellet food.

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

Pictures

External links