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Swissguard Basslet

Greek Name: Liopropoma rubre

$229.99

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Did you find out that this specimen comes via our LiveAquaria® Wisconsin Facility, the home of our well-loved Diver’s Den® WYSIWYG Store and our LiveAquaria® Certified Captive Grown Corals (CCGC) That means you can be confident that this particular specimen received the top standard of care from our highly skilled and knowledgeable LiveAquaria® personnel! Additionally, hobbyists who use the LiveAquaria® Professional Reef Salt also benefit from knowing that marine species that come through the LiveAquaria® Wisconsin Facility share the identical water parameters. Also that if you utilize the Professional Reef Salt, marine species that are shipped through the Wisconsin Facility will acclimate and move into your aquarium without stress and create the right conditions for long time success.
A sought-after member of the aquarium A prized aquarium member, the Swissguard Basslet, or Peppermint Basslet is a gorgeous fish. The elongated body is embellished with alternating horizontal stripes of mustard-yellow and black however in certain lighting, black can appear to be silver. The caudal and dorsal fins are large and black with a black tip and are surrounded by a pale blue.

 

A fantastic reef-dwelling fish this Swissguard Basslet may only pose danger to smaller ornamental crustaceans. Make sure you have at least 10 gallons of water for a single marine fish.

 

As Carnivores the Swissguard Basslet will do well with a diet rich in meaty foods, including crustacean flesh, marine fish mysis shrimps, and high-quality frozen products.

 

Approximate Purchase Size: 1″ to 2-1/2″

Category:

Care Level

Easy

Temperament

Semi-aggressive

Color Form

Red

Diet

Carnivore

Reef Compatible

Yes

Water Conditions

sg 1.020-1.025, 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4

Max Size

3"

Origin

Caribbean, Tropical Western Atlantic

Family

Grammidae

Minimum Tank

10 gallons

Description

General information about Swissguard Basslet

A highly sought-after aquarium fish The Swissguard Basslet, or Peppermint Basslet is a stunning fish. Its long body of red is decorated with horizontal stripes of mustard-yellow and black however in certain lighting, black can appear as silver. The caudal and dorsal fins are adorned with large black tips and light blue. A fantastic reef-dwelling fish the Swissguard Basslet may only pose a threat to smaller ornamental crustaceans.

Additional information

Size

Large, Medium, Small

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