Green Spot Mandarin
- Care Level: moderate
- Temperament: Peaceful
- Cyclops & Copepods
- reef microorganisn and Pods
- Reef Compatible: Yes
- Shrimp/Invert Safe : Yes
- Water Conditions: KH : 8-12, sg 1.020-1.025, temp 24-30 degC
- Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1.5″ ; Medium: 2 to 3″
This member of this family is the most colorful marine fish and Exotic shape , when extended truly is Peacock of the sea .
It moves slowly and stop and hover as it searches food on the sand and rocks , occasionally it will hover and Spread its colorful fin
Very peaceful , never bother any other fishes , other fishes stay away from them because of its thick slime on body .
However will fight among themselves so only keep 1 pc , unless can get a Pair.
Need a matured aquarium with sand and lots of Live rocks to do well as it hover around looking for microorganism for food .
Water changes of at least 25% should be done every 2 weeks, and even more for smaller aquariums.
Excess food should be removed to prevent algal growth and nitrite/nitrate sickness. Visible algae can be cleaned using a suitable magnet cleaner.