Information about the Red Velvet Fairy Worasse
The Red Velvet Wrasse is a native of the waters around that the Maldives islands. It is tiny and colorful, with the front portion of the body red and the rest being yellow. As the fish matures the scales that are located towards the rear of the fish will develop dark edges. The color of females is dull when compared to the brilliance of a male. The male in courting may turn almost white on the sides to convince his partner. The colors can vary based on the mood of the fish. A Red Velvet Wrasse is an extremely peaceful and active fish that can bring both activity and color to a reef or fish-only aquariums. They won’t bother any corals or other invertebrates which makes the perfect fish to be used in the reef aquarium. They love to leap, which is why they require a sturdy canopy highly recommended.