Rusty Angel - Centropyge Ferrugata

Rusty Angel - Centropyge Ferrugata

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Please note - All our marine livestock can only be kept in saltwater aquariums, not freshwater aquariums.

Scientific Name: Centropyge ferrugata

Please note – The image used above is for illustration purposes only; Size, colour and sex may vary. Many of our livestock species are sold as juveniles and have not yet reached their full size and colour potential. If you have any concerns about the size or colour of the livestock you wish to order, please contact our livestock team via our support centre before placing your order. Due to the large quantities of livestock orders daily, the livestock team will are unable to select fish / shrimp to meet specific gender or aesthetic needs.

How easy are they to care for?


How large can they grow?


Where in the world are they from?

Western Pacific

What is the ideal number to keep together?

Should not be kept with other angelfish.

What water conditions do they require?

SG: 1.020-1.025,

PH: 8.1-8.4

Temp: 23-27 deg C (73-81 deg F)

What should you feed them?

Will happily graze on live rock. Should also be fed a mix of mysis, brine, copepods krill and fish/lobster eggs. Dried foods can be offered and will be accepted in time.

How compatible are they with other fish?

Should be kept with other peaceful community species.

Can they be bred in captivity?

Unlikely to breed in captivity

Are they reef safe?

May nip LPS corals, clam mantels and feather dusters.