Common Name: Crescent Tail Fairy Wrasse
Scientific Name: Cirrhilabrus lunatus
Min. Tank Size: 40 gallons
Captive Care: Intermediate
Max. Size: 8.5 cm (3.3")
Range: Northwest Pacific: Okinawa and the Ogasawara Islands. Also recorded from Taiwan (Ref. 48452); Bali and Sangihe Islands in Indonesia
Depth: 30 - 55m (98 - 180ft)
Remarks: Another rare deepwater fairy wrasse that are collected in the 30-50 meter among coral rubbles. A fairly hardy wrasse that adapts to captivity easily if handled and decompressed properly.