Golden Spotted Foxface Rabbitfish - Siganus chrysospilos - Gold Spotted Fox face Rabbit Fish
Golden Spotted Foxface Rabbitfish - Siganus chrysospilos The Golden Spotted foxface Rabbitfish also known as the Gold Spotted Spinefoot, originates from the reefs of the Western Pacific. The body of Golden Spotted foxface Rabbitfish is brown and covered in many beautiful golden spots. The spots even work their way into the eyes of this fish, which aids in its camouflage. It should not be confused with S. guttatus, which may also be called the Golden spotted Foxface Rabbitfish. The Golden Spotted foxface Rabbitfish requires a 180 gallon or larger aquarium. It is a very peaceful species except when housed with other rabbitfish. The Golden Spotted Rabbitfish may be housed with more aggressive fish and can be kept in pairs. Its predators will tend to leave it alone because of its venomous dorsal spines, which it can raise when disturbed. Care must be taken when handling this fish to avoid the possibility of being stung by its venomous spines. Golden Spotted foxface Rabbitfish are generally reef-safe if they are well fed. If not, it is possible for them to nip at and consume some species of LPS and soft corals Maximum Size:
The Golden spotted Foxface rabbitfish grows up to 16 inches. General Size Specifications:
This fish will come to you generally between 12-14 inches. Minimum Tank Size:
The Golden spotted Foxface rabbitfish prefers a tank of at least 180 gallons with plenty of places to hide & swim. Water Conditions: Keep water quality high (SG 1.020 - 1.025, pH 8.1 - 8.4, Temp. 72 - 78Á F). Habitat:
Range: Hawaii, Tahiti. And region of western Pacific ocean. Diet and Feeding:
The Golden spotted foxface rabbitfish foods for herbivores as well as dried algae sheets. And vegetables may be required to induce feeding.