Ventralis Anthias (Pseudanthias ventralis)

Whitebar Anthias (Pseudanthias leucozonus)

Common Name: Whitebar Anthias
Scientific Name: Pseudanthias leucozonus
Reef-Safe: Yes
Min. Tank Size: 75 gallons
Captive Care: Intermediate
Temperament: Peaceful
Max. Size: 10cm (4")
Range: Futo, Izu Peninsula of Japan in Northwest Pacific
Depth: ? - 40m (? - 131ft)
Diet: Carnivore
Remarks: Known to only come from the temperate water of Japan. Rarely imported and often comes with a hefty price tag. Due to their temperate origin and deep water habitat, they are easily stressed by strong lighting and warm temperature.