Cream Angelfish

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The Cream Angelfish, known as Apolemichthys xanthurus and also referred to as the Indian Yellowtail Angelfish or Yellowtail Black Angelfish, is a captivating species from the marine angelfish family Pomacanthidae. This species is predominantly found in the Indian Ocean, particularly in the Western Indian Ocean region. The Cream Angelfish is noted for its unique colouration; it has a dark brown face and body scales tipped with brown to black, giving it a speckled appearance. The most striking features are its yellow caudal fin and the silvery-white outline on its dorsal fin. Its body is primarily cream-coloured, complemented by black fins bordered with white. Interestingly, there are no significant differences in appearance between male and female specimens. Adapting readily to aquarium life, the Cream Angelfish adds a touch of elegance and vibrancy to marine aquariums, making it a prized choice for aquatic enthusiasts.

Length: 3-4 inches
Care: Beginner
Diet: Omnivorous
Light: Medium
Place of origin: Western Indian Ocean
Temperature: Tropical: 23-27 deg C (73-81 deg F)
Water Parameters: SG: 1.020-1.025, pH: 8.1-8.4

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