Yellow Tail Angel - Melanesia. Centropyge flavicauda. Care: Beginner. Diet: Omnivorous. Light: Medium. Place of origin: Melanesia Reef safe.
Widespread Indo-West Pacific, ranging from African coast, through South-east Asia, and in Pacific east to Tuamotu Archipelago. Juveniles range to subtropical zones. Occurs in small loose groups on coral rubble in gutters and also slopes at the bottom of drop-offs to at least 60m depth. Easily overlooked as an angelfish as it occurs together with similar looking damselfishes in the same habitat. Length to 8cm.