Black-lipped Butterflyfish Breeding

Butterflyfishes are mostly small, conspicuously colorful reef fishes with deep, laterally compressed bodies and small mouths. The family comprises 130 species in 11 genera. They primarily feed on benthic invertebrates, especially coral polyps. The striking chromatic patterns make butterflyfishes very…

Schooling Bannerfish Larval Rearing

The Pennantfish (Heniochus diphreutes), Schooling Bannerfish, or False Moorish Idol, is a schooling, planktivorous butterflyfish species that occurs from the Red Sea and South Africa to Japan, Hawaii, and Australia. It is one of the most suitable butterflyfish species for…