Triggerfish

Red Tail Triggerfish (Xanthichthys sp.)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Aggressive Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  10” Colouring: Red, Purple Diet: Carnivore Origins: Caribbean Family: Balistidae Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons / 475 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     Sources of information * We do not currently sell livestock online,

Pinktail Triggerfish (Melichthys vidua)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Aggressive Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  1′ 2” Colouring: Red, Green, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia, Hawaii Family: Balistidae Minimum Tank Size: 180 Gallons / 680 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F   Sources of information * We do not currently sell livestock

Niger Triggerfish (Odonus niger)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Aggressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1′ Colouring: Green, Purple, Blue Diet: Carnivore Origins: Australia, Fiji, Indonesia, Sri Lanka Family: Balistidae Minimum Tank Size: 180 Gallons / 680 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     Sources of information   

Humu Rectangle Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus rectanglus)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-aggressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1′ Colouring:  Black, Blue, Orange, White, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins:  Indonesia, Fiji, Hawaii, Sumatra Family: Balistidae Minimum Tank Size: 180 Gallons / 680 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     Sources of information  

Bursa Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus verrucosus)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Aggressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  9″ Colouring: Tan, Orange, White, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia Family: Balistidae Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons / 475 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F   Sources of information * We do not currently sell livestock online, please

Blue Throat Triggerfish (Xanthichthys auromarginatus)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-aggressive Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  9” Colouring: Blue, Black,Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia, Hawaii Family: Balistidae Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons / 475 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F   Sources of information   

Undulate Triggerfish (Balistapus undulatus)

Undulate Triggerfish (Balistapus undulatus) The beautiful and eye catching Undulate Triggerfish (Balistapus undulatus) is not a difficult fish to keep. However, issues do arise when trying to allocate it with a suitable tank mate as the Undualted Triggerfish is one of the most aggressive triggerfish. In the wild, triggerfish rely on their powerful teeth

Picasso Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus aculeatus)

Picasso Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus aculeatus) The Picasso Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus aculeatus) is one of the more commonly kept Triggerfishes due to their remarkable colouration and pattern on their body. These fish make an attractive chose for aquarists wishing to add personality to their set-up.   Many hobbyists have reported been able to tame the Picasso Triggerfish to feed from their

Clown Triggerfish (Balistoides conspicillum)

Clown Triggerfish (Balistoides conspicillum)  The unmistakable Clown Triggerfish (Balistoides conspicillum) provides marine hobbyists with ounces of personality. Many report taming these triggerfish to feed from their hand. But care should always be taken as they have an extremely powerful jaw with rows of teeth that can inflict a very painful bite. Triggerfish are well capable of biting through heater cables in