Clown aka Red Head Solon Fairy Wrasse, Cirrhilabrus solorensis is one of the most recognized of the fairy wrasse in the hobby. Don't let the notoriety sway you, these fish are headliners in the aquarium and will astound all whom view your garden.
CLOWN FAIRY WRASSE (MALE) Cirrhilabrus solorensis
Species: Cirrhilabrus solorensis
Common: Clown Fairy Wrasse aka Red Head Solon Fairy Wrasse
Category: Reef Safe
APROX Purchase Size: ~2 inch MALE
REEF SAFE : YES
SPECIAL NOTE: Red Head Solon Fairy Wrasse are fantastic reef safe addition in the most aquariums.
Natural Ecology: Cirrhilabrus solorensis are found exploring the reefs of the Indo Pacific. This fish is found exploring the nooks of the reef rock outcrops. The colors of the males become most vibrant during courting display.
Aquarium Size : 40 GALLON MINIMUM
ORIGIN: Indonesia and Phillipines
Feeding: Plankton, blended Mysis shrimp, baby brine shrimp, pellet (occassionaly) and flake.
Aggression: NON Aggresive; This species is often very passive towards Tangs and other more aggressive species.