Klunzinger's Wrasse (Thalassoma rueppellii)

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Klunzinger's Wrasse

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Klunzinger's Wrasse

Thalassoma rueppellii

Challenging

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.2 - 8.4

[[Minimum temperature::18 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::22 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods

8-12 years

Family

Labridae



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Additional names

Klunzinger's Wrasse

Additional scientific names

Thalassoma klunzingeri


Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

A territorial fish that should be the last addition to any tank. Will pose a risk to most inverts including Mantis Shrimp, best in a semi-aggressive set up. Will generally not touch corals or plants.

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

A solitary species which will be territorial towards most other species including its own.

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