Tricolor Anthias is also well known as Red Fairy Anthias or Red Fairy Basset, and these open water swimmers do well in an aquarium with room to swim. The tricolor anthias adapts well to the aquarium but males will fight for dominance. The three colors hinted by the name are red, yellow, and orange. These anthias require frozen mysis and similar foods.
- Scientific Name: Pseudanthias rubrizonatus
- Max Size: 4 inches
- Diet: Frozen mysis shrimp, enriched frozen brine shrimp, and over time may eat high-quality flake foods offered in small quantities throughout the day.
- Required Tank Size: 50+ gallons
- Shipping Size: Approx. 2 inches to 3 inches