Genicanthus takeuchii

The Genicanthus takeuchii lives in the reef-associated, marine environment.

Genicanthus takeuchii is the largest Swallowtail and reaches nearly 14 inches of length in the wild. If you are lucky enough to obtain one of these fish, the overall tank size as well as its water temperature are areas of concern. More

Common names

Mizutama-yakko in Japanese (日本語)

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacanthidae
Genus : Genicanthus
Species : Genicanthus takeuchii
Authority : Pyle, 1997