Foxface (Siganus vulpinus)

From The Aquarium Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Foxface

Siganus vulpinus.jpg
Foxface

Siganus vulpinus

265 Litres (70 US G.)

20.3-22.9cm (8-9 ")

pH

8.1 - 8.4

22.2-25.6°C (72 -78 °F)

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Herbivore
Pellet Foods
Other (See article)

8-12 years

Family

Siganidae





Additional names

Foxface, Foxface Lo, Foxface Rabbitfish

Additional scientific names

Amphacanthus vulpinus, Lo vulpinus, Teuthis tubulosa, Teuthis vulpina, Teuthis vulpinus


Diet

An omnivore but leans more towards the herbivore side. Love seaweed sheets, flake food, mysis shrimp, brine shrimp, krill, reef plankton, spirulina flakes etc.


Feeding regime

Feed twice a day. Leave seaweed sheets on a veggie clip for all day grazing.

Pictures

Videos

Foxface at London Zoo:

External links