Apolemichthys xanthotis, L

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Habitat: Africa / Red Sea Died: Feeds frosen on algae, sponges, and benthic. Herbivore, Live Minimum Tank Size: 350 liter Temperament: Social. Size Up to 20cm.

Black face, black dorsal fin with white edging and black anal fin, as well a black tail base. The tail itself is yellow. The body is white in the middle and reticulated. Small yellow spot behind the eye. It is therefore also called yellow-ear angelfish. Habitat: Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea and Oman. It lives on steep drop-offs with broken coral, soft- or whipcorals, or rockfaces covered in algae. It lives in a depth range of 10-65 meters.