Humuhumu Triggerfish (Rhinecanthus aculeatus)
Species Information Care Level: Easy Temperament: Aggressive Diet: Carnivore Reef Compatible: No Max. Size: 10 inches Minimum Tank Size: 125 gallons Approximate Purchase Size: 2 to 4 inches
Notes:Humuhumu Triggerfish, also known as the Lagoon Triggerfish, Blackbar Triggerfish, the Picasso Triggerfish, the Picassofish, and the Jamal.
The Humuhumu Triggerfish will often become more aggressive as it matures. Like the family dog, this fish is not shy about begging for food, and will even eat out of your hand. It is suggested that it be housed with other aggressive fish such as the Clown Triggerfish.
To be successful with a Humuhumu Triggerfish it is suggested that you have at least a well-established 125 gallon tank with plenty of live rock and caves. It will need a varied diet of meaty foods and also hard-shelled crabs or shrimp to help wear down it’s ever growing teeth.
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