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Flame Angelfish

BAD Fish

Scientific Name Centropyge loriculus

Other Name(s) N/A

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Flame Angelfish

BAD Fish
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Bright red to red orange with 5 – 6 thick black bars. Rear edge of fins deep blue to purple. Capable of being bred in captivity but rarely available. Therefore, the Flame Angelfish currently gets a “Bad Fish” rating.