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Foxy Saltwater Tropicals

Reef Butterflies (Medium 2-3 inches)

Reef Butterflies (Medium 2-3 inches)

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The Reef Butterfly gets its name for living amongst the tropical reefs across the world. It has also been known to swim upside down, and occasionally squirt water above the waterline. The Reef Butterfly is peaceful, most commonly found in shallow waters around coral reefs alone or in bonded pairs, who form a lifelong partnership. Most active during the day, they change color and seek shelter for sleep in the evening, as they are highly vulnerable to larger predators. The tank you put your butterfly in should be full of peaceful tank mates. Known for being hardheaded,the Reef Butterfly can be somewhat difficult to entice at first. To encourage eating, offer live, brine shrimp, clam, and squid or shrimp. Once eating regularly, you can begin feeding frozen brine shrimp.

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