Yellowtail Blue Damselfish
Alternative Name(s): Yellowtail Demoiselle or Goldtail Demoiselle
Scientific Name(s): Chrysiptera parasema
Category: Marine Fish
Maximum Size: 8cms
Minimum Tank Volume: 110 litres
Minimum Tank Size: 25 Gallon
Water Temperature Range: 24-27°C

General Information: One of the less aggressive members of the Damselfish family. Blue body with a yellow tail. Easy to keep and pretty hardy too. The only time you may see aggression or quarreling is when there is overcrowding. Ideal for a community/reef tank
Tank Requirements: SALINITY SG: 1.020 - 1.025
Diet Requirements: Varied diet eg mysid shrimp, brine shrimp,algae herbivore flake and other frozen preparations. feed 3 times a day
Compatibility: Keep one, unless in a large aquarium where you may have 3-4 similar Damselfish. Likes places to shelter away from larger more aggressive fish.
Recommendations: Ideal fish for the beginner as poses few problems.
Common Problems:
Similar Species: other Damselfishes, although do not assume all are as hardy or as peaceful
Breeding: If a male/female pair kept in a small aquarium, will often spawn.
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