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Checkerboard Wrasse

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£35.00
Availability, 1 In stock
Marine Fish

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The juvenile Marble/Hortulanus Wrasse, also known as the Checkerboard Wrasse, is white with stripes, dots, and patches of black. With maturity, it becomes silver with a distinctive black checkerboard pattern on the body. The dorsal fin and tail are yellow, and the face is light green with orange to pink striped markings.

A 125 gallon or larger aquarium with a sealed lid, a 2-3 inch sandy bottom to hide under if frightened, and other peaceful wrasses, including its own species, is a suitable environment. In the tank, it will eat fireworms and pyramidellid snails, protecting corals and clams. In addition, it may eat feather dusters, wild shrimp, tubeworms, and flatworms.

The Marble/Hortulanus 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.

Checkerboard Wrasse, Halichoeres hortulanus, Marine Fish available at the best price to buy now from Kraken Corals
More Information
Product Code FISH-WRASSE-CHECKERBOARD
Brand Marine Fish
Latin Name Halichoeres hortulanus
Tank Size Medium
Temperament Peaceful
Reef Safe With Caution
Care Level Moderate

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