Pet Fish For Sale
Scientific Name: Cirrhitichthys falco
Description: The Falco Hawkfish is the least aggressive of the Hawkfishes and is a durable fish which makes it an excellent choice for new hobbyists. It prefers to spend it’s time resting on the substrate and low areas instead of rock work. The Falco Hawkfish should not be kept with smaller nonaggressive fishes like neon gobies, small Anthias, small wrasses etc. Recommended tank size is 24 gallons and the aquatic enthusiast should proceed with caution when considering reef compatability.
Size: 1.0-2.0 inches and matures to 2.75 inches in length
Diet: Will also likely eat ornamental shrimps, small crabs and other small crustaceans. Hawkfish prefer meaty foods that include fish and crustacean flesh, frozen mysis shrimp and other frozen commercial preparations.
Hawkfish may eventually accept flake or pellet with time.