Black Bar Soldier
(Myripristis Vittata)

A peaceful fish well suited for the home aquarium. These fish have a unique eye structure that allows them to see approaching prey with both eyes for better depth perception. This fish is best kept in a dimly lit aquarium and prefers cavernous rockscaping.

Aquarium Type:

Salt Water
Feeding: Will eat most prepared frozen fish foods including brine shrimp. This fish will usually accept a dry flake food additionally.
Special Care: Although not an aggressive fish, the Black Bar Soldier should not be kept with much smaller fish as they may consume them.
Average Size: About 8 inches maximum length