Red Velvet Fairy Wrasse

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The Red Velvet Fairy Wrasse, also known as the Rosy-scales Fairy Wrasse, originates from the waters surrounding the Maldives islands. The Red Velvet Fairy Wrasse is a small colorful wrasse with the front part of the body being red in coloration with the remainder being yellow. As the fish matures, the scales toward the front of the fish develop dark edges. The color of the female is subdued when comparing it to the brilliance of the male. The male during courting will turn almost white on the sides in an attempt to persuade its mate. Colors may vary depending on the fish's mood.

The Red Velvet Fairy Wrasse is a very peaceful, active fish that will bring both color and activity to a fish-only or reef aquarium of 70 gallons or larger. They will not bother any corals or invertebrates making them a perfect fish for the reef aquarium. These wrasses like to jump, so a tight fitting canopy is recommended.

The Red Velvet Fairy 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.

Red Velvet Fairy Wrasse, Cirrhilabrus rubrisquamis, Marine Fish available at the best price to buy now at Kraken Corals & Aquatics
More Information
Product Code FISH-REDVELVET-WRASSE
Brand Marine Fish
Drop Ship No
Latin Name Cirrhilabrus rubrisquamis
Tank Size Medium
Temperament Peaceful
Reef Safe Reef Safe
Care Level Easy