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Black Back Butterflyfish
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Black Back Butterflyfish

Chaetodon melannotus
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Black Back Butterflyfish also known as the Melanotus Butterflyfish are found around the Red Sea, Samoa, Japan and the Lord Howe Islands.

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The Black Back Butterflyfish has a white body with a series of black diagonal stripes on the sides. The fins are yellow and it has a yellow face with a black eye band. The Black Back Butterflyfish should be the only butterflyfish, unless it has a mate, in an aquarium that has numerous hiding places and plenty of room to swim. This species of Butterflyfish is not considered reef safe. The Black Back Butterflyfish eats a variety of meaty preparations that should incorporate a vitamin or colour enhancing food to keep its colours crisp. It eats soft corals in the wild.

Minimum Aquarium Size

200 L

Max Size

15 cm

Reef Safe

No

Temperament

Peaceful

Diet

Carnivore

Care

Moderate

Origin

Indonesia

Source

Wild Caught

Venomous

No

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