Caribbean Deepwater Cave Basslet Description
Stunning red, with blue and yellow distinctions the Cave Basslet (Liopropoma mowbrayi) is a rare fish to add for your tank. It is typically found in the deep water of the Caribbean. Cave Basslet is in the deep and dark areas of the ocean. The fish requires a lot of rocks, and caves for it to hide within. Although Cave Basslets aren’t a predator, Cave Basslet won’t eat coral however, it’s not a good idea install a reef tank because it can prey on tiny invertebrates. Sometimes even tubes worms or feather dusters.
It is believed that the Cave Basslet can reach 3.5 inches in length. The fish is the perfect tank companion with larger fish however it is recommended to only keep one species in each tank as they can become territorial to the similar species. A carnivore the Cave Basslet is a fan of fresh feeder fish, feeder shrimp, sliced meat such as crab, shrimp, krill, or squid on a daily basis
While it’s gorgeous and captivating to observe the Cave Basslet is not recommended for novice aquarium enthusiasts
They range from 1.5 millimeters to 2 inches.