Checkerboard Wrasse

Checkerboard Wrasse

Halichoeres hortulanus


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Care Facts

Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Diet: Carnivore
Origin: Indo-Pacific
Reef Safe: Yes
Coral Safe: Yes
Invertebrate Safe: Yes
Acclimation Time: 3+ hours
Minimum Tank Size: 100 gallons
The Checkerboard Wrasse, Halichoeres hortulanus, also known as the Marble Wrasse or Hortulanus Wrasse, has a distinct and unique black and white checkerboard patterning rightfully earning its name. Often the Checkerboard Wrasse has vibrant yellow finnage and a blue/red/yellow splotchy face. The Checkerboard Wrasse requires a tank with plenty of rock for the wrasse to retreat to and a good amount of soft sandy substrate for it to hide in if spooked. The tank should have a tightly closed lid to prevent the Checkerboard Wrasse from escaping.They often hunt and feed on pesky bristle worms making them a beneficial addition to most tanks. 

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