General information regarding Coral Hogfish
The Coral Hogfish juveniles are bright yellow with burgundy spots. As they develop into adults, they lose the spots and display a burgundy face and rosy-yellow posteriors and an black stripe. This fish is beneficial to eliminate parasites from its tankmates. Coral Hogfish needs to be kept in a large or medium tank that is exclusively for fish, otherwise the reef can become a buffet. It can be aggressive with smaller, gentle fish and easily intimidated.