Hogfish, Red Hogfish (Decodon puellaris)

Hogfish, Red Hogfish (Decodon puellaris)


1-2 month lead time for acquisition!

Image Courtesy Of : Barry Brown

Available on backorder

SKU: AAE-000-00020 Category:


Red Hogfish
Decodon puellaris (initial phase shown)

Temperate Water: 20⁰C/68⁰F

Collection Depth: 300-500 ft

Care Level: Intermediate

Maximum Length: 9″

Range: Western Atlantic: southern Florida, USA through Antilles to Suriname.

Temperament: Semi-Aggressive

Diet: Meaty foods.  We recommend LRS Reef Frenzy, LRS Fish Frenzy, PE Mysis, and high quality meaty frozen foods.

Coral Tank Compatibility: Safe with corals.  Use caution with ornamental shrimps, and clean up crew.

Aquarium Size: 125 gallons or greater.