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Purple Dottyback (Pseudochromis porphyreus)
  • Purple Dottyback (Pseudochromis porphyreus)

Strawberry Dottyback (Pseudochromis porphyreus)


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These fish are simply stunning. Purple Dottyback require an aquarium of 30 gallons or more with lots of rock for hiding places. In aquariums, Purple Dottyback are small plankton feeders so foods such as brine shrimp, krill and mysid shrimp are perfect. More than one can be kept per tank, as long as the aquarium has plenty of hiding spaces. Usually, adding multiple small individuals at once will result in a spawning harem. Their diet consists of mysis, brine , and other meaty food.

This fish is guaranteed for live arrival.

  • Care Level
  • Tank Requirements
    30 gal minimum
  • Reef Safe
  • Temperament
  • Diet
  • Current Size
    Approx. 0.75 inches
  • Full-Size
    Approx. 3 inches
  • Water Parameters
    NO3 0ppm, 72-82F, pH 8.0-8.3
  • Compatibility
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