General information on Niger Triggerfish
Niger Trigger or Redtooth Trigger is an attractive fish for the aquarium at home. The exact hue of the Niger Triggerfish varies in this species of fish. It can vary from day to day between blue, purple, and blue/green, with striking, light blue highlights on the fins as well as long-tail lobes. The temperature of lighting can also play a part in the coloring of any fish that is in the aquarium in the home. As they grow older they have bright red teeth. They’re typically dark purple with a blue/green highlight on their faces. This makes them fascinating to observe when they consume their food. They are also quite beautiful to watch when they eat. Niger Triggerfish requires a large aquarium that includes caves and rocks for hiding, and they can alter the arrangement of the rocks and landscaping. The fish vocalizes with grunting sounds. They’re an excellent active fish for an intense, fish-only tank.