Humu Rectangle Triggerfish
Considered to be Hawaii's state fish, the Humu Rectangle Triggerfish, also known as the Rectangular Triggerfish, Wedge-tailed Trigger, or the V-line Humuhumunukunukuapuaa, has a pearly white face and two blue and black stripes across the eyes. It's also recognizable through the V-shape in black outline in yellow, which emphasizes the posterior part of the body. It needs a 180 gallon or more aquarium that includes landscaping and rocks. It is able to rearrange the landscaping and rocks. It sings with a "grunting" sound. It needs a diverse diet of meaty food like squid, krill and small fish, clams, and hard-shelled shrimp to reduce the size of their teeth. Approximate Size of Purchase: Small: 1" to 2"; Medium: 2" to 3-1/2"; Large: 3-1/2" to 5"; X Large: 5" to 6"; XX Large: 6" to 8"
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General information on the Humu Rectangle Triggerfish It is considered to be Hawaii's state fish. Humu Rectangle Triggerfish has a beautiful white pearly face and two black and blue stripes that run across the eyes. It's also recognizable with the distinctive black v pattern outlined in yellow which emphasizes the posterior part of its body. It is known as the Humu Rectangle Triggerfish needs a large tank that is filled with caves and rocks. It can alter the layout and rocks. It vocalizes with a grunting sound.
Large, Medium, Small