Scientific Name - Cypho Purpurescens
Common Name - Oblique lined Dottyback
Size - 2.9" (7.5 cm)
Range - Western Pacific
Food and Feeding - Meaty foods, varied diet, marine fish, crustacean flesh, mysid shrimp, frozen preparations for carnivores.
Reef ComPatibility - Safe with corals, will eat small tubeworms and ornamental shrimps
Care - Aggessive disposition, will attack smaller docile fishes, Can be housed with Demoiselles, Larger wrasses, shrimp gobies if in a spacious reef aquarium that has many hiding places in the live rock, May be lethal to small fishes in a bare or confined tank,
Do not keep with other red similar shaped fish, do not keep with other dottybacks,