Blue Flasher Fairy Wrasse (Paracheilinus cyaneus)

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Blue Flasher Fairy Wrasse

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Blue Flasher Fairy Wrasse

Paracheilinus cyaneus

76 Litres (20 US G.)

7.6-10.2cm (3-4 ")

pH

8.1 - 8.4

22.2-25.6°C (72 -78 °F)

8-12 °d

1:3 M:F

Carnivore
Pellet Foods
Live Foods
Other (See article)

5-8 years

Family

Labridae





Additional names

Blue Flasher Fairy Wrasse, Peacock Fairy Wrasse


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Prefers to be kept in schools, keep one male for three females to avoid aggression. Can be kept with other peaceful fish including Chromis.

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

A shoaling sociable fish, needs company of it's own. Will go into a cave and build a slime cocoon to sleep in each night.

Identification

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