Harlequin Tuskfish
(Choerodon Fasciatus)

A brightly colored wrasse found in the West Pacific that looks by it's big fang teeth to be aggressive. Actually though this fish is really quite docile and can be kept with other angelfish and non-aggressive species close to the same size. Be sure to provide a large aquarium for this fish as it does grow to a fairly large size.

Aquarium Type:

Salt Water
Feeding: Dietary requirements include frozen mussels, minced squid, and other crustaceans. This fish generally is a hardy eater and will accept a variety of frozen foods.
Special Care:
Average Size: length to 40 cm, but generally found in the aquarium trade at lengths of up to 25 cm (9 inches)