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Flagfin Angelfish (Apolemichthys trimaculatus)
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Minimum Tank Size: 125 gallons
Care Level: Difficult
Temperament: Semi-aggressive
Reef Compatible: No
Water Conditions: 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.020-1.025
Max. Size: 10"
Color Form: Black, Blue, Yellow
Diet: Omnivore
Compatibility: View Chart
Origin: Fiji, Indonesia, Maldives, Vanuatu
Family: Pomacanthidae

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The Flagfin Angelfish, also referred to as the Threespot Angelfish, is a brilliant yellow with blue lips, a dark blue-black dorsal spot where the head joins the body, and a light tan spot behind the eye.

Provide plenty of other hiding places in a 125 gallon tank or larger as the Flagfin Angelfish is quite shy early on and should be the only angel in the tank. Not a good reef dweller, the Flagfin Angelfish is prone to nip at sessile invertebrates (soft and stony corals) and clam mantles.

This is a difficult angelfish to keep due to its dietary requirement of sponges and its poor ability to adapt to other foods. Expert aquarists may have success by providing a mixed fare of sponge-containing frozen angelfish rations, vitamin-enriched brine shrimp, mysis shrimp, a plethora of plant material, and live rock for grazing and hiding.

Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 2" to 2-3/4"; Small/Medium: 2-3/4" to 3-1/4"; Medium: 3-1/4" to 4"; Medium/Large: 4" to 5"; Large: 5" to 7"


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SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Indonesia) - Small
  CN-39847,  $ 79.99
SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Indonesia) - Small/Medium
  CN-86173,  $ 89.99
SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Indonesia) - Medium
  CN-39848,  $ 99.99
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  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Maldives) - Large
  CN-67012,  $ 139.99
 
    
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  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Fiji) - Medium
  CN-80014,  $ 99.99
 
    
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  CN-80015,  $ 139.99
 
    
  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Fiji) - Small
  CN-80567,  $ 79.99
 
    
  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Fiji) - Medium
  CN-80783,  $ 99.99
 
    
  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Fiji) - Large
  CN-80784,  $ 139.99
 
    
  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Vanuatu) - Small
  CN-38990,  $ 79.99
 
    
  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Vanuatu) - Medium
  CN-38991,  $ 99.99
 
    
  SW - Flagfin Angelfish (Indonesia) - Medium/Large
  CN-86175,  $ 119.99
 
    
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