General information about Anthias Red Saddled
The Red Saddled Anthias, along with the Central Pacific Anthias is a deepwater Anthias considered to be one of the most desirable fish to be kept in reef aquariums by many. The Red Saddled Anthias a highly desired addition for the experienced fisherman isn’t just the stunning multiple colors of yellow and pink, but additionally its energetic nature, great personality, and overall lack of interest with corals, sessile marine invertebrates, and other fishes that are not similar. Due to the limited harvest, isolated areas, and deep depths at which they are the most abundant, the Red Saddled Anthias is rarely found in aquarium trade which increases the appeal of this gem of deep. The Red Saddled Anthias at first might be difficult to adapt to a unique system. The Red Saddled Anthias are collected in water as deep as 98 feet. of depth and prefer moderate to low lighting initially, but eventually, adjust to aquariums that have stronger lighting. When the Red Saddled Anthias have completed their quarantine and are robust enough to be introduced to your aquarium display They will flourish and will become peaceful inhabitants of your fully functioning aquarium, along with other tranquil fish. The Red Saddled Anthias should be added to your aquarium before other active territorial fishes so that they will settle without stress. Like many species of anthias, they can be kept in a single tank but is best in small schools composed of multiple individuals. The members from the Anthias group all have the characteristic of being hermaphroditic. If the dominant male dies the most dominant female of the group could transform into an entirely functioning male to replace it. To create habitat for the fish aquascape extensively with live rock by creating caves and hiding spots. Keep wide areas of open space and ample surface area for adequate oxygenation of your water. To create a striking aquarium display, you could consider an incline reef profile perhaps with a slight incline to offer additional protection and diffused lighting.