Category: Copperband Butterfly

Copperband Butterfly – food

Will he eat?  We now know he eats aiptasia (that was why we got him).  From day one though, he would NOT eat frozen foods.  Luckily, we had some live brine which he went after, but...

Copperband Butterfly fish

About a week now and CBB is doing well.  In less than 4 days, he wiped out ALL aiptasia.  We’re now looking for more!  Never thought we would ever say that. Very interesting in...

Copperband Butterfly – day one

After a long drip acclimation, in the tank he goes.  The yellow tang (and only tang) goes after him immediately.  The large maroon clown that ordinarily “mugs” any new fish ignores the CBB entirely....

Copperband Butterfly – day one

An LFS made us an offer we couldn’t refuse on one of our favorite fish. This particular specimen had been eating but was in less than perfect condition.  Drip acclimating for about an hour.  Going from 1.020 salinity to...